Jim Shaw - 20th Century & Contemporary Art: Online Auction, New York New York Thursday, December 7, 2023 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Metro Pictures, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


Dream Object (I was seeing an old atomic bomb test from above the Pacific along the line of ships which seemed to grow larger. Then I was beneath the debris streaking through the water wondering if it would reach California and contaminate us. Then I was at Joyce Lightbody's looking at paintings on lumpy metal sheets of the negotiators for the Serbs, Croats and Bosnians as vampire basketball players plus these asshole vaginas and baskets...)

acrylic enamel on metal
31 x 23 3/4 in. (78.7 x 60.3 cm)
Painted in 2001.

$6,000 - 8,000 

Sold for $5,080

Contact Specialist

Katerina Blackwood
Associate Specialist, Head of Online Sales, New York
20th Century & Contemporary Art
+1 212 940 1248

20th Century & Contemporary Art: Online Auction, New York

7 - 14 December 2023