Bruce Nauman

American, b. 1941

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Bruce Nauman

American, b. 1941

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Life Fly Lifes Flies, from The Leo Castelli 90th Birthday Portfolio, 1997
Sold on Aug 28, 2019
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Print
Etching, on Rives BFK paper
50.6 x 75.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Aug 28, 2019
Bonhams
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Life Fly Lifes Flies, from The Leo Castelli 90th Birthday Portfolio, 1997
Etching, on Rives BFK paper
Aug 28, 2019
Bonhams
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50.6 x 75.0 cm
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Aug 28, 2019
Bonhams
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Fingers and Holes, 1994
Sold on Jul 16, 2019
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Print
unique etching in colors, on Rives BFK paper
81.9 x 81.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 16, 2019
Christie's
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Fingers and Holes, 1994
unique etching in colors, on Rives BFK paper
Jul 16, 2019
Christie's
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81.9 x 81.3 cm
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Jul 16, 2019
Christie's
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£32,500
Untitled (Ring), 1986
Sold on Jun 26, 2019
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Video/Film/Animation
Executed in 1983 and cast in 1986, this work is number three from an edition of twenty five
6.3 x 61 x 61cm
Realized Price
£32,500
Auction Sale
Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
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Bruce Nauman (b. 1941) _Untitled (Ring)_ incised with the artist's signature and date 'B Nauman 83'; stamped with the artist's initials, number and date 'BN 83-2122 3/25' (on the underside) cast iron with grit blast finish 2 ½ x 24 x 24in. (6.3 x 61 x 61cm.) Executed in 1983 and cast in 1986, this work is number three from an edition of twenty five
Untitled (Ring), 1986
Executed in 1983 and cast in 1986, this work is number three from an edition of twenty five
Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
£32,500
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Video/Film/Animation
6.3 x 61 x 61cm
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Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
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£32,500
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Bruce Nauman (b. 1941) _Untitled (Ring)_ incised with the artist's signature and date 'B Nauman 83'; stamped with the artist's initials, number and date 'BN 83-2122 3/25' (on the underside) cast iron with grit blast finish 2 ½ x 24 x 24in. (6.3 x 61 x 61cm.) Executed in 1983 and cast in 1986, this work is number three from an edition of twenty five
$1,575,000
From Hand to Mouth, 1967
Sold on May 15, 2019
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Work on Paper
watercolor and graphite on paper
89.8 x 68 cm
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$1,575,000
Auction Sale
May 15, 2019
Christie's
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Bruce Nauman (b. 1941) From Hand to Mouth signed with the artist's initials and dated 'B.N. 1967' (lower edge) watercolor and graphite on paper 35 3/8 x 26 ¾ in. (89.8 x 68 cm.) Executed in 1967.
From Hand to Mouth, 1967
watercolor and graphite on paper
May 15, 2019
Christie's
$1,575,000
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89.8 x 68 cm
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May 15, 2019
Christie's
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$1,575,000
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Bruce Nauman (b. 1941) From Hand to Mouth signed with the artist's initials and dated 'B.N. 1967' (lower edge) watercolor and graphite on paper 35 3/8 x 26 ¾ in. (89.8 x 68 cm.) Executed in 1967.
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FRANKFURT PORTFOLIO, 1990
Sold on Mar 26, 2019
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33.7 x 48.5 cm
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Mar 26, 2019
Sotheby's
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FRANKFURT PORTFOLIO, 1990
prints
Mar 26, 2019
Sotheby's
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33.7 x 48.5 cm
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Mar 26, 2019
Sotheby's
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Untitled (2 Rates), 1974
Sold on Nov 16, 2018
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Work on Paper
wax crayon and graphite on paper
101.6 x 76.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
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Untitled (2 Rates), 1974
wax crayon and graphite on paper
Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
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101.6 x 76.0 cm
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Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
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Untitled (2 Rates), 1974
Sold on Nov 16, 2018
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Work on Paper
wax crayon and graphite on paper
76 x 101.6 cm
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Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
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Bruce Nauman (b. 1941) _Untitled (2 Rates)_ signed and dated 'B. Nauman 74' (lower right) wax crayon and graphite on paper 30 x 40 in. (76 x 101.6 cm.) Executed in 1974.
Untitled (2 Rates), 1974
wax crayon and graphite on paper
Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
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76 x 101.6 cm
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Nov 16, 2018
Christie's
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Bruce Nauman (b. 1941) _Untitled (2 Rates)_ signed and dated 'B. Nauman 74' (lower right) wax crayon and graphite on paper 30 x 40 in. (76 x 101.6 cm.) Executed in 1974.
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Run from Fear, Fun from Rear, 1972
Sold on Nov 15, 2018
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Sculpture
neon tubing with clear glass tubing suspension frames
19.4 x 115.9 x 7.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 15, 2018
Christie's
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Bruce Nauman (b. 1941) _Run from Fear, Fun from Rear_ neon tubing with clear glass tubing suspension frames upper element: 7 5/8 x 48 x 2 3/8 in. (19.4 x 121.9 x 7.3 cm.) lower element: 7 5/8 x 45 5/8 x 2 3/8 in. (19.4 x 115.9 x 7.3 cm.) Executed in 1972. This work is number one from an edition of six.
Run from Fear, Fun from Rear, 1972
neon tubing with clear glass tubing suspension frames
Nov 15, 2018
Christie's
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Sculpture
19.4 x 115.9 x 7.3 cm
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Nov 15, 2018
Christie's
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Bruce Nauman (b. 1941) _Run from Fear, Fun from Rear_ neon tubing with clear glass tubing suspension frames upper element: 7 5/8 x 48 x 2 3/8 in. (19.4 x 121.9 x 7.3 cm.) lower element: 7 5/8 x 45 5/8 x 2 3/8 in. (19.4 x 115.9 x 7.3 cm.) Executed in 1972. This work is number one from an edition of six.
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$93,750
UNTITLED
Sold on Nov 15, 2018
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Work on Paper
graphite on cut paper collage
55.9 by 75.8 cm
Realized Price
$93,750
Auction Sale
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
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signed and dated 1993 graphite on cut paper collage 22 by 29 7/8 in. 55.9 by 75.8 cm.
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UNTITLED
graphite on cut paper collage
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
$93,750
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55.9 by 75.8 cm
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Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
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$93,750
Description
signed and dated 1993 graphite on cut paper collage 22 by 29 7/8 in. 55.9 by 75.8 cm.
No artwork image
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MAQUETTE FOR 5 FOOT 8 INCH FIGURE
Sold on Nov 15, 2018
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incised with the artist's name, date 1999 and number 12/15 on the lower back side
28.9 by 16.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
incised with the artist's name, date 1999 and number 12/15 on the lower back side bronze and Tuff-Cal plaster base 19 1/2 by 11 1/4 by 6 1/2 in. 49.5 by 28.9 by 16.5 cm. Executed in 1999, this work is number 12 from an edition of 15.
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MAQUETTE FOR 5 FOOT 8 INCH FIGURE
incised with the artist's name, date 1999 and number 12/15 on the lower back side
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
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28.9 by 16.5 cm
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Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
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incised with the artist's name, date 1999 and number 12/15 on the lower back side bronze and Tuff-Cal plaster base 19 1/2 by 11 1/4 by 6 1/2 in. 49.5 by 28.9 by 16.5 cm. Executed in 1999, this work is number 12 from an edition of 15.
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