Arena #8 (Leopard)
Artwork: Arena #8 (Leopard)
Size: overall: 30.5 x 116.8 x 184.1 cm
Medium: Found stuffed animals and knit blanket, in two parts
Creation year: 1990
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Metro Pictures, New York; Private collection, France; Skarstedt Fine Art, New York; Anon. sale; Christie's Bound to Fail, New York, 8 May 2016, lot 11A; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Metro Pictures, Mike Kelley, April-May 1990; Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Mike Kelley: Half a Man, February-May 1999, n.p., no. 2 (illustrated); New York, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, The Other Side, May-July 2006; New York, Skarstedt Gallery, Mike Kelley: Arenas, May-June 2010, pp. 10, 12-13 and 30-33, fig. 11, pl. 8 (illustrated); Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; Paris, Centre Pompidou; New York, MoMA PS1 and Los Angeles, Museum of Contemporary Art, Mike Kelley, December 2012-July 2014, pp. 90 and 385 (illustrated); Athens, Museum of Cycladic Art, Mike Kelley: Fortress of Solitude, November 2017-February 2018

Christie's New York

Date: 2018-11-16
Lot Number: 872
Low Estimate: $800000
High Estimate: $1200000
Hammer Price: Not Sold