Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern + Contemporary Art, Design & Luxury

Sat, Apr 23, 2022 12:00PM EDT
Lot 159

5 Matt Mullican Lightbox Transparencies, Signed Editions

Estimate: $5,000 - $8,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Matt Mullican (b. 1951)
Marking(s); notes: signed; AP 3/3 for the edition of 8; 2000 (all)
Country of origin; materials: American; transparency in Duratran Lightbox
Dimensions (H, W, D): lightboxes: 16.75"h, 20.75"w, 5.25"d each; storage boxes: 18.75"h, 23.25"w, 7.25"d each
Additional Information: Each work comes in the gallery's storage box. Matt Mullican describes his work as an attempt to "organize the world" through a personal cosmology of color-coded worlds. His lightboxes fit into this visual system as maps of these worlds. (source: de Young Museum Artist-signed gallery label to reverse of each: Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, New York. Provenance: Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, New York.

Bidders are invited to preview in person at our West Palm Beach location from Monday, April 4th through auction day. Preview hours are Mon.-Fri., 10am-5pm. High resolution photos and video preview are available; please direct any questions and/or consignment inquiries to


very good, no issues to note (condition of art only; storage boxes with some minor wear)

All bidders in our auctions should be aware of the following:
Lots are sold "AS IS" as described in the Terms & Conditions of Auction. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Palm Beach Modern Auctions. PBMA strives to provide as much information as possible about items, including multiple photos, dimensions and condition reports. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. All bidders are encouraged to inspect items of interest in person and ask any questions they may have prior to bidding as well as review all points in the Terms & Conditions.