10 May 2006
Matthew Barney (b. 1967)
Cremaster 2: Korihor
signed and dated 'Matthew Barney 99' (on the reverse)
gelatin silver print in acrylic frame
42 x 34 in. (106.7 x 86.4 cm.)
Executed in 1999. This work is number four from an edition of six plus one artist's proof.
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
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N. Spector, Matthew Barney: The Cremaster Cycle, exh. cat., Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, 2002, no. 176, pp.463, 177 and 511, no. 177 (illustrated).
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