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Urinal

Robert Gober-Urinal-1985

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Urinal
Size:
71.1 x 46.9 x 29.2 cm
Medium :
Plaster, wire lath, wood, semi-gloss enamel paint
Creation Year:
1985
Marks
Signed and dated 'Robert Gober 1985' (on the reverse)
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1998
Exhibition History :
New York, Jus de Pomme Gallery, Artists Pick Artists, November 1984. ; Staten Island, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Blood Remembering, October 1990-January 1991. ; Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Palazzo delle Albere, American Art of the 80's, December 1991-March 1992, p. 51, no. 13 (illustrated in color). ; CECUT Centro Cultural Tijuana and San Diego Museum of Art, Farsites-Urban Crisis and Domestic Symptoms in Recent Contemporary Art-inSite_05, August-November 2005, pp. 112 and 203 (illustrated in color). ; Miami, Bass Museum of Art and Cincinnati, Contemporary Arts Center, Where do we go from here?, December 2009-January 2011, pp. 44-45 and 47 (illustrated in color). ; London, Saatchi Gallery, Post Pop: East Meets West, November 2014-February 2015, p. 88 (illustrated in color).

Christie’s New York

Date:
2016-05-10
Lot Number :
6
Low Estimate :
$2,000,000[-40%]*
High Estimate :
$3,000,000[-60%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,200,000
Sold For :
$1,445,000*