London, South Kensington
20 October 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTOR
Gilbert & George (b. 1943 & 1942)
signed, inscribed and dated 'Scout Cross/Gilbert & George/1981' (on a label lower right)
sixteen postcards mounted on board in the artists' metal frame
44½ x 31 5/8in. (113 x 80.3cm.)
Executed in 1981
André Simoens Gallery, Knokke.
Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London.
Galerie Vega, Neupré Plainevaux, Belgium.
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The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Gilbert & George.
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