David Salle - 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale London Thursday, February 13, 2020 | Phillips

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    David Salle, 'How did we get there?', Lot 126

    20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, 14 February

  • Provenance

    Private Collection, Belgium (acquired directly from the artist)
    Maruani Mercier, Brussels
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Catalogue Essay

    “Ever since I started painting, I have tried to get the fluidity and surprise of image connection, the simultaneity of film montage, into painting.” – David Salle


How did we get there?

signed, titled and dated '"HOW DID WE GET HERE?" David Salle 2010' on the reverse
oil on 2 joined canvases
165.3 x 244.5 cm (65 1/8 x 96 1/4 in.)
Painted in 2010.

£125,000 - 180,000 

Sold for £150,000

Contact Specialist

Tamila Kerimova
Specialist, Head of Day Sale, Director, 20th Century & Contemporary Art

44 20 7318 4065

20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale

London Auction 14 February 2020