Chris Burden

American, 1946–2015

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Chris Burden

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American, 1946–2015

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$40,000
Full Financial Disclosure, 1977
Sold on Dec 10, 2020
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Painting
checks and paper laid down on board
91.4 x 76.2 cm
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Realized Price
$40,000
Auction Sale
Dec 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
THIS LOT IS BEING OFFERED AT NO RESERVE signed and dated 1977 checks and paper laid down on board  Board: 30 by 36 in. (76.2 by 91.4 cm.) Framed: 31¼ by 37½ in. (79.5 by 95.5 cm.)
Full Financial Disclosure, 1977
checks and paper laid down on board
Dec 10, 2020
Sotheby's
$40,000
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Painting
91.4 x 76.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$40,000
Description
THIS LOT IS BEING OFFERED AT NO RESERVE signed and dated 1977 checks and paper laid down on board  Board: 30 by 36 in. (76.2 by 91.4 cm.) Framed: 31¼ by 37½ in. (79.5 by 95.5 cm.)
£12,112
#2 Prototype (from When Robots Rule: The Two-Minute Airplane Factory), 1999
Sold on Dec 9, 2020
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Sculpture
coloured paper, balsa wood, plastic and wire
25.0 x 16.5 x 25.0 cm
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£12,112
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2020
Bonhams
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1999 inscribed 2 (on the wing) coloured paper, balsa wood, plastic and wire 16.5 x 25 x 25 cm. 6 1/2 x 9 13/16 x 9 13/16 in.
#2 Prototype (from When Robots Rule: The Two-Minute Airplane Factory), 1999
coloured paper, balsa wood, plastic and wire
Dec 9, 2020
Bonhams
£12,112
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25.0 x 16.5 x 25.0 cm
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Dec 9, 2020
Bonhams
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£12,112
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1999 inscribed 2 (on the wing) coloured paper, balsa wood, plastic and wire 16.5 x 25 x 25 cm. 6 1/2 x 9 13/16 x 9 13/16 in.
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Deluxe Photo Book 71-73, 1973
Sold on Dec 2, 2020
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44 gelatin silver prints, 9 chromogenic prints and typewritten texts
28.6 x 29.2 x 9.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 2, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
signé (chaque tirage); signé, daté et numéroté 37/50 sur le colophon 44 tirages argentiques, 9 impressions chromogéniques et textes dactylographiés 29,2 x 28,6 x 9,5 cm ; 11½x 11¼x 3¾in. Exécuté circa 1973, cette oeuvre est le numéro 37 d'une édition de 50 + 10 épreuves d'artiste.
Deluxe Photo Book 71-73, 1973
44 gelatin silver prints, 9 chromogenic prints and typewritten texts
Dec 2, 2020
Sotheby's
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28.6 x 29.2 x 9.5 cm
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Dec 2, 2020
Sotheby's
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signé (chaque tirage); signé, daté et numéroté 37/50 sur le colophon 44 tirages argentiques, 9 impressions chromogéniques et textes dactylographiés 29,2 x 28,6 x 9,5 cm ; 11½x 11¼x 3¾in. Exécuté circa 1973, cette oeuvre est le numéro 37 d'une édition de 50 + 10 épreuves d'artiste.
$22,500
RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS (FROM SMALL GUNS SERIES), 1994
Sold on May 4, 2020
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Sculpture
acrylic on metal, wood, brass and printed paper on wood
73.7 x 31.8 x 27.9 cm
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$22,500
Auction Sale
May 4, 2020
Sotheby's
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RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS (FROM SMALL GUNS SERIES), 1994
acrylic on metal, wood, brass and printed paper on wood
May 4, 2020
Sotheby's
$22,500
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73.7 x 31.8 x 27.9 cm
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May 4, 2020
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$22,500
£6,000
SEX TOWER, 1998
Sold on Dec 18, 2019
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Work on Paper
ink, felt tip pen and tipp-ex on lined paper
21.5 x 28.0 cm
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£6,000
Auction Sale
Dec 18, 2019
Sotheby's
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SEX TOWER, 1998
ink, felt tip pen and tipp-ex on lined paper
Dec 18, 2019
Sotheby's
£6,000
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21.5 x 28.0 cm
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Dec 18, 2019
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£6,000
£18,750
DRAWING OF ERECTOR SET BRIDGE FOR LACMA, 1997
Sold on Dec 18, 2019
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Work on Paper
ink, felt tip pen and tipp-ex on paper
55.0 x 43.0 cm
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£18,750
Auction Sale
Dec 18, 2019
Sotheby's
Description
DRAWING OF ERECTOR SET BRIDGE FOR LACMA, 1997
ink, felt tip pen and tipp-ex on paper
Dec 18, 2019
Sotheby's
£18,750
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55.0 x 43.0 cm
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Dec 18, 2019
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£18,750
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If You Fly, If You Drive, 1973
Sold on Oct 15, 2019
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Two lithographs in colors, on Arches paper
56.5 x 76.2 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Oct 15, 2019
Bonhams
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If You Fly, If You Drive, 1973
Two lithographs in colors, on Arches paper
Oct 15, 2019
Bonhams
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56.5 x 76.2 cm
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Oct 15, 2019
Bonhams
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$15,000
Big Pointy #1, 2006
Sold on Jul 17, 2019
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Photography
polaroid print on paper
55.9 x 82.5 cm
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$15,000
Auction Sale
Jul 17, 2019
Christie's
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Big Pointy #1, 2006
polaroid print on paper
Jul 17, 2019
Christie's
$15,000
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55.9 x 82.5 cm
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Jul 17, 2019
Christie's
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$15,000
$15,000
Big Pointy #1, 1946-2015
Sold on Jul 9, 2019
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Photography
polaroid print on paper
82.5 x 55.9 cm
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$15,000
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
CHRIS BURDEN (1946-2015) Big Pointy #1 signed, titled and dated 'Big Pointy #1 Chris Burden 2006' (lower edge) polaroid print on paper 32 ½ x 22 in. (82.5 x 55.9 cm.) Executed in 2006. This work is unique.
Big Pointy #1, 1946-2015
polaroid print on paper
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
$15,000
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Photography
82.5 x 55.9 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
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$15,000
Description
CHRIS BURDEN (1946-2015) Big Pointy #1 signed, titled and dated 'Big Pointy #1 Chris Burden 2006' (lower edge) polaroid print on paper 32 ½ x 22 in. (82.5 x 55.9 cm.) Executed in 2006. This work is unique.
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Married, 2012
Sold on Nov 15, 2018
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color screenprint
36.0 x 28.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 15, 2018
Swann
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Married, 2012
color screenprint
Nov 15, 2018
Swann
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36.0 x 28.0 cm
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Nov 15, 2018
Swann
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