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The Naked Spirit Of Captain Shit And The Legend Of The Black Stars

Chris Ofili-The Naked Spirit Of Captain Shit And The Legend Of The Black Stars-2001

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
The Naked Spirit Of Captain Shit And The Legend Of The Black Stars
Size:
255.9 x 182.9 x 15.6 cm
Medium :
Acrylic, oil, phosphorescent paint, paper collage, glitter, polyester resin, map pins on linen, and elephant dung
Creation Year:
2001
Marks
Signed, titled and dated 'The naked spirit of captain shit and the legend of the black stars' 2000/2001 Chris Ofili' on the stretcher and on the overlap
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
Executed 2000-2001
Provenance :
Gavin Brown's enterprise, New York; Private Collection, Miami; David Zwirner Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Omaha, Joslyn Art Museum, Fabulism, January 31 - April 25, 2004, pp. 20-21, 95 (illustrated, p. 52; illustrated in phosphorescent state, p. 53)New York, New Museum; Aspen Art Museum, Chris Ofili: Night and Day, October 29, 2014 - October 18, 2015, p. 210 (illustrated, p. 156)

Phillips New York

Date:
2019-05-16
Lot Number :
45
Low Estimate :
$400,000[-5%]*
High Estimate :
$600,000[-37%]*
Hammer Price :
$380,000
Sold For :
$475,000*