Hog Ranch Front Lawn, Night Feeder (2:00 Am) With Maureen Gallagher & Mbuno, Feb. 1987
Artwork: Hog Ranch Front Lawn, Night Feeder (2:00 Am) With Maureen Gallagher & Mbuno, Feb. 1987
Size: 128 x 181.3 cm
Edition Size: n/a
Medium: Photographic print, a unique object, mural-sized
Creation year: 1987
Category: Photography

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2018-04-10
Lot Number: 45
Low Estimate: $200000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $300000 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $200000
Sold For: $250000
Notes: Signed, titled, dated, annotated 'Peter Beard, Hog Ranch, Box 47616, Nairobi, Kenya,' and inscribed with a passage from Joseph Conrad by the photographer in black, white, and red inks on the image, and with drawings of insects and animals, blood, and collage elements: a box of matches; a leaf; a photo strip of 3 images of a baby mountain gorilla; half-tone reproductions of a red sweater, Peter Beard photographs of animals, and a self-portrait with a crocodile annotated 'I'll write whenever I can' by the photographer in ink, framed, printed and assembled in the 1990s