17 October 2009
Christoph Schmidberger (B. 1974)
What Controls You Must Not Necessarily Be a Person
signed and dated 'Christoph Schmidberger MAI 2005' (on the reverse)
oil and acrylic on MDF panel
26in. (66cm.) diameter
Painted in 2005
Goff+Rosenthal Gallery, New York.
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London, Royal Academy of Arts, USA TODAY, New American Art from the Saatchi Gallery, October-November 2006. This exhibition later traveled to Saint Petersburg, Hermitage Museum, October 2007-January 2008 (illustrated, p. 137).
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