12 May 2014
Sterling Ruby (b. 1972)
signed, titled and dated ''SP51' S.R. 08' (on the reverse)
acrylic and spray enamel on canvas
100 x 144 in. (254 x 365.7 cm.)
Painted in 2008.
Sprüth Magers, London
Private collection, America
Acquired from the above by the present owner
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"I like to think about art as being similar to poetry: it can't be proven. It just exists and there's an aura about it that people get or don't get. Beauty has to do a lot with that." - Sterling Ruby
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