From Hand To Mouth
Artwork: From Hand To Mouth
Size: 89.8 x 68 cm
Medium: Watercolor and graphite on paper
Creation year: 1967
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials and dated 'B.N. 1967' (lower edge)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Eugenia Butler Gallery, Los Angeles; Private collection, Genoa; Pace Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1994
Exhibition history: Basel, Museum fu r Gegenwartskunst, Bruce Nauman: Drawings 1965-1986, May-July 1986, no. 50 (illustrated); Fundacao Bienal de Sao Paulo, XXIV Bienal de Sao Paulo: Bruce Nauman, October-December 1998, pp. 488, 493 and 497 (illustrated); Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, University of California; Turin, Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea; Houston, Menil Collection, A Rose Has No Teeth: Bruce Nauman in the 1960s, January 2007-January 2008, pp. 166-167 (illustrated in color); Basel, Schaulager; New York, Museum of Modern Art, Bruce Nauman: Disappearing Acts, March 2018-February 2019, pp. 7 and 315 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-15
Lot Number: 34B
Low Estimate: $700000 [+85%]
High Estimate: $1000000 [+30%]
Hammer Price: $1300000
Sold For: $1575000