Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern + Contemporary Art & Design, Fall 2021

Sat, Nov 6, 2021 12:00PM EDT
Lot 108

Matthew Barney "Cremaster 2" Triptych, Signed Edition

Estimate: $20,000 - $25,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Matthew Barney (b. 1967)
Marking(s); notes: signed (center panel); ed. 3/3; 1999
Country of origin; materials: American; photograph
Dimensions (H, W, D): (1) 23"h, 23"w; 27.25"h, 27.25"w frame; (2) 23"h, 17"w; 27.25"h, 21.25"w frame
Additional Information: Triptych is comprised of three black and white photographic stills from Matthew Barney's "Cremaster 2: The Ballad of Gary Gilmore." Each is in the artist's acrylic frame. Gallery label to reverse of each: Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, New York. Provenance: Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, New York | Private Collection, Boston, Massachusetts.

Fall 2021 Auction Series
Saturday, November 6th: Modern + Contemporary Art & Design (Session I)
Saturday, November 6th: Editions & Photography (Session II)
Sunday, November 7th: Branded Luxury & The Henry Torres Collection (Session III)

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very good (condition of art only)

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