17 October 2015
Chris Ofili (b. 1968)
Two Women (Blue)
incised with the artist's signature, number and date 'OFILI 2006 5/5' and stamped with the foundry stamp 'HNOACK BERLIN' (toone of the figures leg)
painted bronze on artist’s leather covered wooden plinth
sculpture: 22 x 17 x 19 ¾in. (55.9 x 43.2 x 50.2cm.)
plinth: 39 ½ x 21 3/8 x 19 ¾in. (100.3 x 54.2 x 50.1cm.)
Executed in 2006, this work is number five from an edition of five
Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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L. Antwi, B. Brock, C. Grau, V. Gröner and J. Quin, Chris Ofili: The Blue Rider Extended Remix, Cologne 2006 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, unpaged).
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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