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David Hammons

American, b. 1943

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David Hammons

American, b. 1943

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Body Print, 1977
Sold on Jul 10, 2020
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Artwork Info
Work on Paper
pigment on paper
60.3 x 39 cm
Realized Price
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Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
Description
David Hammons (b. 1942) Body Print signed and dated 'Hammons 77' (lower right) pigment on paper 23 ¾ x 15 3/8 in. (60.3 x 39 cm.) Executed in 1977.
Body Print, 1977
pigment on paper
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
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Work on Paper
60.3 x 39 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
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David Hammons (b. 1942) Body Print signed and dated 'Hammons 77' (lower right) pigment on paper 23 ¾ x 15 3/8 in. (60.3 x 39 cm.) Executed in 1977.
$1,155,000
Untitled, 2004
Sold on Jul 10, 2020
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30.5 x 22.9 x 13.3 cm
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$1,155,000
Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
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David Hammons (b. 1943) Untitled signed and dated 'Hammons 04' (on the underside) stone and hair 12 x 9 x 5 ¼ in. (30.5 x 22.9 x 13.3 cm.) Executed in 2004.
Untitled, 2004
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
$1,155,000
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30.5 x 22.9 x 13.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$1,155,000
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David Hammons (b. 1943) Untitled signed and dated 'Hammons 04' (on the underside) stone and hair 12 x 9 x 5 ¼ in. (30.5 x 22.9 x 13.3 cm.) Executed in 2004.
$3,500
The Man Nobody Killed, 1986
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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Work on Paper
screenprint and paper collage on cardboard
28.3 x 20 cm
Realized Price
$3,500
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
David Hammons (b. 1942) The Man Nobody Killed screenprint and paper collage on cardboard 11 1/8 x 7 7/8 in. (28.3 x 20 cm.) Executed in 1986. This work is from an edition of 200 unique variants published by Eye Publications, New York.
The Man Nobody Killed, 1986
screenprint and paper collage on cardboard
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
$3,500
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Work on Paper
28.3 x 20 cm
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Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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$3,500
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David Hammons (b. 1942) The Man Nobody Killed screenprint and paper collage on cardboard 11 1/8 x 7 7/8 in. (28.3 x 20 cm.) Executed in 1986. This work is from an edition of 200 unique variants published by Eye Publications, New York.
$5,250
The Holy Bible: Old Testament, 2002
Sold on Jul 9, 2019
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33 x 25.4 x 4.8 cm
Realized Price
$5,250
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
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DAVID HAMMONS (B. 1942) The Holy Bible: Old Testament signed and numbered '54 David Hammons' (on the first page) book 13 x 10 x 1 7/8 in. (33 x 25.4 x 4.8 cm.) Executed in 2002. This work is number 54 from an edition of 165.
The Holy Bible: Old Testament, 2002
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
$5,250
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33 x 25.4 x 4.8 cm
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Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
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$5,250
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DAVID HAMMONS (B. 1942) The Holy Bible: Old Testament signed and numbered '54 David Hammons' (on the first page) book 13 x 10 x 1 7/8 in. (33 x 25.4 x 4.8 cm.) Executed in 2002. This work is number 54 from an edition of 165.
$879,000
Untitled (Body Print), 1970
Sold on May 16, 2019
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Painting
grease and dry pigment on paperboard
66 x 48.3 cm
Realized Price
$879,000
Auction Sale
May 16, 2019
Christie's
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David Hammons (b. 1943) Untitled (Body Print) signed ‘Hammons’ (lower right) grease and dry pigment on paperboard 26 x 19 in. (66 x 48.3 cm.) Executed _circa_ 1970.
Untitled (Body Print), 1970
grease and dry pigment on paperboard
May 16, 2019
Christie's
$879,000
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Painting
66 x 48.3 cm
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Auction Sale
May 16, 2019
Christie's
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$879,000
Description
David Hammons (b. 1943) Untitled (Body Print) signed ‘Hammons’ (lower right) grease and dry pigment on paperboard 26 x 19 in. (66 x 48.3 cm.) Executed _circa_ 1970.
No artwork image
Price not available
UNTITLED
Sold on May 17, 2018
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Textile Arts
wood, leaves, thread, beads, rabbit fur and sparrow feathers in wine bottle
7.6 by 7.6 cm
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Auction Sale
May 17, 2018
Sotheby's
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wood, leaves, thread, beads, rabbit fur and sparrow feathers in wine bottle 12 by 3 by 3 in. 30.5 by 7.6 by 7.6 cm. Executed circa 1986.
No artwork image
UNTITLED
wood, leaves, thread, beads, rabbit fur and sparrow feathers in wine bottle
May 17, 2018
Sotheby's
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Textile Arts
7.6 by 7.6 cm
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May 17, 2018
Sotheby's
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wood, leaves, thread, beads, rabbit fur and sparrow feathers in wine bottle 12 by 3 by 3 in. 30.5 by 7.6 by 7.6 cm. Executed circa 1986.
No artwork image
$100,000
SPADE
Sold on May 17, 2018
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Print
screenprint on silver metallic paper
66 by 50.8 cm
Realized Price
$100,000
Auction Sale
May 17, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
signed, titled and numbered 1/50 screenprint on silver metallic paper 26 by 20 in. 66 by 50.8 cm. Executed in 1972, this work is number 1 from an edition of 50, of which only 6 were created.
No artwork image
SPADE
screenprint on silver metallic paper
May 17, 2018
Sotheby's
$100,000
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Print
66 by 50.8 cm
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Auction Sale
May 17, 2018
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$100,000
Description
signed, titled and numbered 1/50 screenprint on silver metallic paper 26 by 20 in. 66 by 50.8 cm. Executed in 1972, this work is number 1 from an edition of 50, of which only 6 were created.
No artwork image
$975,000
MATERNITY
Sold on May 16, 2018
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Textile Arts
wood mask and cotton nightgown
104.1 by 41.9 cm
Realized Price
$975,000
Auction Sale
May 16, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
signed on the reverse of the nightgown; signed on the reverse of the mask wood mask and cotton nightgown 41 by 16 1/2 in. 104.1 by 41.9 cm. Executed in 1994.
No artwork image
MATERNITY
wood mask and cotton nightgown
May 16, 2018
Sotheby's
$975,000
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Textile Arts
104.1 by 41.9 cm
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Auction Sale
May 16, 2018
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$975,000
Description
signed on the reverse of the nightgown; signed on the reverse of the mask wood mask and cotton nightgown 41 by 16 1/2 in. 104.1 by 41.9 cm. Executed in 1994.
$4,590
The Man Nobody Killed, 1986
Sold on Apr 5, 2018
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Print
Color screenprint printed on cardboard
21.6 x 28.0 cm
Realized Price
$4,590
Auction Sale
Apr 5, 2018
Swann
Description
The Man Nobody Killed, 1986
Color screenprint printed on cardboard
Apr 5, 2018
Swann
$4,590
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Print
21.6 x 28.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Apr 5, 2018
Swann
Realized Price
$4,590
No artwork image
$7,500
THE HOLY BIBLE, OLD TESTAMENT
Sold on Mar 5, 2018
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Work on Paper
leather bound artist's book
6.4 by 34.3 cm
Realized Price
$7,500
Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
leather bound artist's book 10 3/4 by 2 1/2 by 13 1/2 in. 27.3 by 6.4 by 34.3 cm. Executed in 2002, this work is number 39 from an edition of 165.
No artwork image
THE HOLY BIBLE, OLD TESTAMENT
leather bound artist's book
Mar 5, 2018
Sotheby's
$7,500
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Work on Paper
6.4 by 34.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2018
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$7,500
Description
leather bound artist's book 10 3/4 by 2 1/2 by 13 1/2 in. 27.3 by 6.4 by 34.3 cm. Executed in 2002, this work is number 39 from an edition of 165.
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