Walead Beshty - Contemporary Art Part II New York Friday, May 15, 2009 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Wallspace, New York; Private collection, New York

  • Exhibited

    New York, Wallspace, The Maker and the Model, September 2006 (another example exhibited)

  • Literature

    D. Velasco, "Walead Beshty: Wallspace," Artforum International, XLV no. 4, December 2006, p. 310 (illustrated)

  • Catalogue Essay

    This work is based on a work of Man Ray, entitled New York 1917, which was comprised of a single tower of wooden strips held with a c-clamp.


New York, New York

24-karat gold-plated steel, nickel and cast acrylic with a gold-plated metal and plywood, hardwood veneer and felt base in two parts.
52 x 19 1/2 x 18 1/4 in. (132.1 x 49.5 x 46.4 cm) overall.
This work is from an edition of three.

$20,000 - 30,000 

Sold for $25,000

Contemporary Art Part II

15 May 2009, 10am
New York