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The Emperor Has No Balls

Joshua Monroe-The Emperor Has No Balls-2016

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
The Emperor Has No Balls
Size:
199.4 cm
Medium :
Resin cast sculpture on plaster base
Creation Year:
2016
Marks
Inscribed 'Ginger 2016' on base
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Created by the artist Joshua Monroe, placed as Public Art in Coventry Village by American activist collective INDECLINE, confiscated by Cleveland Heights Police 24 minutes after being placed. The sculpture was claimed by the artist, Joshua -Ginger- Monroe, who traveled to Cleveland to personally liberate the sculpture from the Cleveland Heights Police Department on September 16, 2016; Donated by the artist to Heights Arts & Coventry Village Special Improvement District to benefit Public Art funding.

Gray’s Auctioneers Cleveland

Date:
2016-10-26
Lot Number :
1
Low Estimate :
$10,000[-66%]*
High Estimate :
$20,000[-83%]*
Hammer Price :
$3,400
Sold For :
$4,080*
Notes :
Surface scratches and losses of pigment in areas to left hand middle finger, buttocks and elbow. Pigment loss to base.