12 February 2015
Ged Quinn (b. 1963)
The Height of the Vulgar Commonplace
oil on canvas
89 x 72in. (226 x 183cm.)
Painted in 2007
Wilkinson Gallery, London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Amanda Lo Iacono
+44 (0)20 7389 5207
+44 (0)20 7752 3006
Paola Saracino Fendi
+44 (0)20 7389 2796
+44 (0)20 7389 2187
+44 (0)20 7389 2221
+44 (0)20 7389 2125
London, Wilkinson Gallery, Ged Quinn: My Great Unhappiness Gives Me A Right to Your Benevolence, 2007-2008 (illustrated in colour, pp. 43 and 92).
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.
A closer look at 10 artists whose reputations and markets are on the rise — all with works offered in our 28 June sale in London
Two special auctions celebrate the gallery’s 10-year anniversary at Duke of York Square and the seminal exhibitions it has mounted over the past decade
In the 70th year since its founding, we look back on the movement’s brief, furious life. On 23 and 24 April, 20 works by the group will be offered in Amsterdam
From Hockney to Baldessari, Ruscha to Thiebaud — how the countercultural figures who flocked to California in the Sixties became art establishment names
Explore a breathtaking array of Impressionist and modern art, to be offered in our forthcoming 20th Century Week auctions from 15–22 June.
Why this iconic piece, offered in New York on 20 June, represented a 'moment of profound transition’ for its creator — and for furniture design itself