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Three Works: I) Gentlemen (Postal Sculpture); II) Eight Part Postal Sculpture: Pink Elephants; III) Eight Part Postal Sculpture: Red Boxers

Gilbert and George-Three Works: I) Gentlemen (Postal Sculpture); II) Eight Part Postal Sculpture: Pink Elephants; III) Eight Part Postal Sculpture: Red Boxers-1975

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Artwork:
Three Works: I) Gentlemen (Postal Sculpture); II) Eight Part Postal Sculpture: Pink Elephants; III) Eight Part Postal Sculpture: Red Boxers
Size:
(i) 13.9 x 8.9; (ii) each envelope 13.3 x 20.7; each folded greetings card: 20.2 x 12.7; (iii) each envelope 13.4 x 21; each folded greetings card: 20.4 x 12.9 cm
Edition Size :
(i) Unknown; (ii) Unknown; (iii) Unknown
Medium :
(i) Postcard; (ii) Set of eight lithographic greetings cards with envelopes, published by Art for All, London; (iii) Set of eight greetings cards on wove card with envelopes, published by Art for All, London
Creation Year:
1975
Category :
Print-Multiple
Artwork Details :
(i) Executed in 1972; (ii) Executed in 1973; (iii) Executed in 1975

Phillips London

Date:
2019-04-11
Event :
Lot Number :
233
Low Estimate :
$2,632[+40%]*
High Estimate :
$3,948[-7%]*
Hammer Price :
$3,685
Sold For :
$4,606*
Notes :
(i) Signed by the artists, postal stamped and inscribed 'George Gilbert Mr Robin Crozier 5 B Tunstall ValeSunderland County Durham.' on the reverse; (ii) In eight parts: each envelope postal stamped, stamped with the title and inscribed 'PINK ELEPHANTS Robin Crozier 5B Tunstall ValeSunderland County Durham.' on the front; the final envelope postal stamped, stamped with the title and inscribed 'LAST OF THE PINK ELEPHANTS Robin Crozier 5 B Tunstall Vale Sunderland County Durham.' on the front; further stamped with the artist's initials 'GG' on the reverse; each greeting card signed by the artists 'George Gilbert' on the inside; (iii) In eight parts: each envelope postal stamped, stamped with the title and inscribed 'RED BOXERS Mr Robin Crozier 5b. Tunstall Vale Sunderland County Durham.' on the front; the final envelope postal stamped, stamped with the title and inscribed 'THE LAST OF THE RED BOXERS Mr Robin Crozier 5b. Tunstall Vale Sunderland County Durham.' on the front; further stamped with the artist's studio stamp on the reverse; each greeting card signed by the artists 'George Gilbert' on the inside