Rachel Whiteread - New Now London Wednesday, July 15, 2020 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner

  • Literature

    Jörg Schellmann, ed., Forty Are Better Than One, Munich/New York, 2009, pp. 364-365 (another example illustrated)
    Schellmann Furniture, Artists' Furniture, Munich, 2011, n.p. (another example illustrated)

  • Catalogue Essay

    Poly Shelf is a recast, originally deriving from a packing polystyrene element for an Apple computer.


Poly Shelf

signed and numbered 'R. Whiteread 45/300' on the accompanying certificate of authenticity
23 x 66 x 15 cm (9 x 25 7/8 x 5 7/8 in.)
Executed in 2009, this work is number 45 from an edition of 300 and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.

£1,000 - 2,000 

Sold for £1,375

Contact Specialist

Simon Tovey
Head of New Now Sale, London
+44 20 7318 4084

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New Now

London Auction 15 July 2020