JOSEPH KOSUTH (B. 1945) No Number #001 (Cobalt Blue), 1989 (This work is unique.)
Lot 4W
JOSEPH KOSUTH
(B. 1945)
No Number #001 (Cobalt Blue), 1989
Sold for US$ 36,250 inc. premium

Post-War & Contemporary Art

15 Nov 2017, 17:00 EST

New York

Lot Details
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE BEVERLY HILLS COLLECTION
JOSEPH KOSUTH (B. 1945)
No Number #001 (Cobalt Blue), 1989

cobalt blue neon mounted directly to the wall, with transformer

6 x 28 in.
15.2 x 71.1 cm

This work is unique.

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    The New Museum Gala Benefit Auction, New York, 29 April 2001 (donated by the artist).
    Colección Jumex, Mexico City (acquired at the above sale).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.

    Exhibited
    Mexico City, Fundación Jumex, An Unruly History of the Readymade, 6 September 2008-6 March 2009 (illustrated in color, unpaged).
    Miami Beach, Bass Museum of Art, Where Do We Go From Here? Selections from La Colección Jumex, 2 December 2009-30 May 2010 (illustrated in color, p. 150). This exhibition later traveled to Cincinnati, Contemporary Arts Center, 18 September 2010-30 January 2011.
    Coral Gables, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, 1 + 2: Colección Jumex in Dialogue with the Lowe Art Museum, 1 December 2014-21 June 2015.

    This work is accompanied by a certificate of ownership signed by the artist.
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