London, South Kensington
14 April 2016
Christian Marclay (B. 1955)
12 ¾ x 1 1/8 x 1 1/8in. (32.5 x 3 x 3cm.)
Executed in 2000
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2010.
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‘... there is something uncanny yet strangely seductive about [Marclay’s] recreation and reanimation of trumpets and tubas, accordions and guitars, violins and recorders as unplayable sculptural forms’ (J. González).
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This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
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