Edward Kienholz, The Block Head
Lot 42
Edward Kienholz (1927-1994) The Block Head, 1979 15 x 8 1/2 x 12 1/8in. (38.1 x 21.6 x 30.8cm)
Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium
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Contemporary Art New York
12 Nov 2012 10:00 EST

Auction 19985
Lot Details
Edward Kienholz (1927-1994)
The Block Head, 1979
incised 'KIENHOLZ 61/75' (on a brass plaque on the reverse)
pumice construction block, Fresnel lens system, wood, leather and transistor radio
15 x 8 1/2 x 12 1/8in. (38.1 x 21.6 x 30.8cm)
This work is number sixty-one from an edition of seventy-five plus sixteen artist's copies, one special copy, three Gemini impressions and one prototype published by Gemini G.E.L. in 1981 (G. 896).

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  • PROVENANCE:
    871 Fine Arts, San Francisco.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1995.
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