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Lot 561 D

Niki De Saint Phalle - Buddha

Auction 942 - overview Cologne
28.05.2009, 10:30 - Contemporary Art
Estimate: 250.000 € - 350.000 €
Result: 264.000 € (incl. premium)

Niki De Saint Phalle

Buddha
2000/2001

Ceramic tiles, tumbled stones and glass on polyurethane foam with resin on steel. 317 x 218 x 172 cm. One of three unique works

Certificate

The work is registered at the Niki Charitable Art Foundation, Santee, California.

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist; private collection, Belgium

Literature

De Tuin Exclusief journal, no.14, Winter 2003, Netherlands, p.70/71 with col.ill.

Exhibitions

Cf. St. Louis/Missouri 2008 (Missouri Botanical Garden), Chicago/Illinois 2007 (Garfield Park Conservatory), Atlanta/Georgia 2006 (Atlanta Botanical Garden), Niki in the Garden, The Extraordinary Sculptures of Niki de Saint Phalle