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Brown, Cecily
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Brown, Cecily
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Brown, Cecily

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NY, US
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About the object

Suddenly Last Summer
US
NY, US
US

medium

Oil on canvas

creator

Brown, Cecily

condition

This work is in excellent condition. Please contact the Contemporary Art Department at +1 (212) 606-7254 for the report prepared by Terrence Mahon. The canvas is unframed. In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

dimensions

100 by 110 1/4 in. 254 by 280 cm.

exhibition

New York, Gagosian Gallery, Cecily Brown, January - February 2000, no. 23, illustrated in color Des Moines, Des Moines Art Center; and Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Cecily Brown, August 2006 - January 2007, p. 17, no. 5, illustrated in color, and p. 50 (text) London, Parasol Unit Foundation for Contemporary Art, Visible Invisible: Against the Security of the Real, November 2009 - February 2010, pp. 16-17, no. 16, illustrated in color

literature

Ealan Wingate, Ed., Cecily Brown: Paintings 1988-2000, New York, 2000, no. 23, illustrated Roberta Smith, "Art in Review: Cecily Brown," The New York Times, January 20, 2000, pp. E2 and E42 D. Hunt, "Going for Baroque," Time Out New York, 2000, p. 57, illustrated J. Fleming, Cecily Brown, Des Moines, 2006, p. 17, illustrated Ealan Wingate, Ed., Cecily Brown, New York, 2008, p. 95, illustrated in color

provenance

Gagosian Gallery, New York Jon Weaver, Bloomfield Hills Phillips de Pury & Company, New York, May 14, 2009, Lot 14 Private Collection, Europe (acquired from the above) Sotheby's, New York, May 12, 2010, Lot 38 (consigned by the above) Acquired by the present owner from the above

signedDate

Signed, titled and dated 1999 on the reverse

artist_range_end

1969

artist_range_start

1969

consignmentDesignation

Property from a Private Collection, France

creator_nationality_dates

B.1969


*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.

*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.


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