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Shadows From The Lessons Of Darkness

Christian Boltanski-Shadows From The Lessons Of Darkness-1987

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Artwork:
Shadows From The Lessons Of Darkness
Size:
smallest figure 9.5 x 5.4; largest figure 14 x 6.9; overall installation dimensions variable cm
Medium :
Oxidized copper, wire, tin, candles and wax, in 6 parts
Creation Year:
1987
Category :
Installation
Provenance :
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Paris, Chapelle de la Salpetriere, Festival d'automne, 1 October - 9 November 1986 (another variant exhibited); New York, Marian Goodman Gallery, Christian Boltanski, December 1987 - January 1988 (another variant exhibited); Bern, Kunstmuseum, Die Gleichzeitigkeit des Anderen, 21 March - 14 June 1987, pp. 178-179 (another variant exhibited and illustrated); Chicago; Museum of Contemporary Art; Los Angeles, Museum of Contemporary Art; New York, The New Museum of Contemporary Art; Vancouver Art Gallery; C.A., Berkeley, University Art Museum; Toronto, The Power Plant, Christian Boltanski: Lessons of Darkness, 1987-1988, pl. 28-30, p. 77 (other variants exhibited and illustrated, pp. 78-80); Hamburger Kunsthalle, Inventar, 30 June - 25 August 1991 (another variant exhibited and illustrated, p. 102); Paris, Tornabuoni Art, Tout feu tout flamme, 5 October 2012 - 22 December 2012, pp. 72-73 (illustrated)

Phillips London

Date:
2019-06-28
Lot Number :
245
Low Estimate :
$25,186[-10%]*
High Estimate :
$37,779[-40%]*
Hammer Price :
$22,667
Sold For :
$28,334*
Notes :
This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist