25 June 2004
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Dan Graham (b. 1942)
Empty Shoji Screen Pergola/Two-Way Mirror Container
two-way mirror, wood aluminium and gravel on a wooden plint
overall: 72½ x 48 x 34in. (184.2 x 122 x 86.4cm.)
Executed in 1991, this work is from an edition of three
Marian Goodman Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1994.
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M. Brouwer (ed.), Dan Graham. Works. 1965-2000, Porto 2001, no. 145.1.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis
The designer and decorator shows us around his Santa Monica HQ, and enthuses over the forthcoming Rooms as Portraits auctions in London and New York
Chinese Works of Art specialist Olivia Hamilton reckons this pair of superb sculptures — around 1,300 years old — are ‘the finest I've seen come up for sale‘