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Science Lesson

Artwork:
Science Lesson
Size:
overall: 243.8 x 365.7 cm
Medium :
Acrylic, spray enamel and photographs mounted on four masonite panels
Creation Year:
1983
Marks
Signed, inscribed and dated 'WOJNAROWICZ NYC 1982-3' (on the reverse of the upper right panel)
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Executed in 1982-1983
Provenance :
Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York; Josef Mittlemann, New York, circa 1983; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
New York, Civilian Warfare Studio, Hit and Run Art, September 1982; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, 1985 Biennial, March-June 1985, p. 118 (illustrated); Normal, University Galleries of Illinois State University; Santa Monica Museum of Art; New York, Exit Art; Philadelphia, Temple Gallery & Tyler Gallery, Tyler School of Art, David Wojnarowicz: Tongues of Flame, January 1990-March 1991, frontispiece and p. 126 (illustrated in color); Providence, Museum of Art, Rhode Island Schol of Design, Crisis Response, November 2002-January 2003

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-05-17
Lot Number :
1 B
Low Estimate :
$400,000[+45%]*
High Estimate :
$600,000[-3%]*
Hammer Price :
$580,000
Sold For :
$708,500*