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  • Provenance

    Private collection Turin; Luis Campana Gallery, Cologne

  • Catalogue Essay

    Dirk Skreber's recent works are disasters. In the paintings especially, the built environment meets its match in the original expression of the hand of God on a bad day: the flood. Skreber's paintings romp in the buffer zone between abstraction and representation, engaging in material play that seems less about irony or gee-whiz effects than about expedient ways of laying down color or line at the service of an image.
    C. Miles, "Dirk Skreber", Artforum, September, 2001

275

Untitled (Sunken Houses)

2000
Oil on canvas.
114 1/4 x 66 3/4 in. (290.2 x 169.5 cm).

Estimate
£80,000 - 120,000 ≠ ♠ †

Sold for £74,400

Contemporary Art Evening Sale

Evening Sale
13 October 2007, 4pm
London