15 October 2010
Ai Weiwei (b. 1957)
bricks of dismantled houses in Hutung and wood of destroyed temples, Qing Dynasty, in four parts
brick: 9¾ x 1¾ x 5in. (24.5 x 4.5 x 12.9cm.)
box: 14 x 3¾ x 8 7/8in. (35.5 x 9.5 x 22.5cm.)
Executed in 2002, this work is from an edition of three
Galerie Urs Meile, Lucerne.
Private Collection, Europe.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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