George Herms

American, b. 1935

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A pioneer of assemblage sculpture who came of age as an artist at the heart of the Beat Generation, George Herms transforms discarded, mundane objects into poetic sculptures that exemplify the Beat aesthetic of open, free-form association. Herms …

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Clock
Sold on Apr 14, 2021
US$408
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Sculpture
clock parts, paper, cardboard and board
45.7 cm
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Realized Price
US$408
Auction Sale
Apr 14, 2021
Bonhams
Clock
clock parts, paper, cardboard and board
Apr 14, 2021
Bonhams
US$408
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73% est
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Sculpture
45.7 cm
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Auction Sale
Apr 14, 2021
Bonhams
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US$408
Untitled, 1935
Sold on Jan 28, 2020
US$625
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50% est
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Work on Paper
assemblage—curb tool, floppy discs, wood, plastic, wire, ink and paper
35.6 x 17.8 x 8.9 cm
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US$625
Auction Sale
Jan 28, 2020
Christie's
Untitled, 1935
assemblage—curb tool, floppy discs, wood, plastic, wire, ink and paper
Jan 28, 2020
Christie's
US$625
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Work on Paper
35.6 x 17.8 x 8.9 cm
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Jan 28, 2020
Christie's
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US$625
It's a Classic, 1994
Sold on Jan 28, 2020
US$1,000
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Painting
assemblage—printed cardboard, metal, taping knife and ink on painted cabinet door
46 x 12 in.
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US$1,000
Auction Sale
Jan 28, 2020
Christie's
It's a Classic, 1994
assemblage—printed cardboard, metal, taping knife and ink on painted cabinet door
Jan 28, 2020
Christie's
US$1,000
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Painting
46 x 12 in.
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Jan 28, 2020
Christie's
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US$1,000
Figueroa Flower, 1975
Sold on May 8, 2019
US$1,912
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24% est
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Painting
plexiglas, wood, paper, metal, glass, velvet, wire, string, fabric, and shoe assemblage on board
59.7 x 57.2 x 9.2 cm
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US$1,912
Auction Sale
May 8, 2019
Bonhams
Figueroa Flower, 1975
plexiglas, wood, paper, metal, glass, velvet, wire, string, fabric, and shoe assemblage on board
May 8, 2019
Bonhams
US$1,912
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Painting
59.7 x 57.2 x 9.2 cm
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May 8, 2019
Bonhams
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US$1,912
Bolla Gift Selection, 1987
Sold on Oct 24, 2018
US$1,875
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Sculpture
wood, metal, plastic, rope and thermometer assemblage
52.4 x 80.6 x 7.6 cm
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US$1,875
Auction Sale
Oct 24, 2018
Bonhams
Bolla Gift Selection, 1987
wood, metal, plastic, rope and thermometer assemblage
Oct 24, 2018
Bonhams
US$1,875
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Sculpture
52.4 x 80.6 x 7.6 cm
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Oct 24, 2018
Bonhams
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US$1,875
Hide, 1992
Sold on May 2, 2018
US$2,500
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Sculpture
metal
64.8 x 152.4 x 22.0 cm
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US$2,500
Auction Sale
May 2, 2018
Bonhams
Hide, 1992
metal
May 2, 2018
Bonhams
US$2,500
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Sculpture
64.8 x 152.4 x 22.0 cm
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May 2, 2018
Bonhams
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US$2,500
Tail Light , 1973, 1973
Sold on Oct 22, 2017
US$5,000
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Sculpture
Mixed-media on found wood
28.88 x 34.92 x 5.08 cm
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US$5,000
Auction Sale
Oct 22, 2017
Los Angeles Modern Auctions
Tail Light , 1973, 1973
Mixed-media on found wood
Oct 22, 2017
Los Angeles Modern Auctions
US$5,000
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Sculpture
28.88 x 34.92 x 5.08 cm
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Oct 22, 2017
Los Angeles Modern Auctions
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US$5,000
Wonder groove: the last head arrangement , 2005, 2005
Sold on Oct 15, 2017
US$303
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Sculpture
mixed media assemblage
25.4 x 96.52 x 25.4 cm
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US$303
Auction Sale
Oct 15, 2017
Clars Auction Gallery
Wonder groove: the last head arrangement , 2005, 2005
mixed media assemblage
Oct 15, 2017
Clars Auction Gallery
US$303
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Sculpture
25.4 x 96.52 x 25.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 15, 2017
Clars Auction Gallery
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US$303
Wonder groove: drawer head , 2005, 2005
Sold on Sep 16, 2017
US$630
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Sculpture
mixed media assemblage
25.4 x 95.25 x 25.4 cm
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US$630
Auction Sale
Sep 16, 2017
Clars Auction Gallery
Wonder groove: drawer head , 2005, 2005
mixed media assemblage
Sep 16, 2017
Clars Auction Gallery
US$630
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Sculpture
25.4 x 95.25 x 25.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Sep 16, 2017
Clars Auction Gallery
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US$630
Kid Coil Mate, 1988-1989
Sold on Mar 3, 2017
US$1,250
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Work on Paper
chainsaw wheel, found metal, ink and paper collage on shaped panel
74.6 x 60.6 x 3.2 cm
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Realized Price
US$1,250
Auction Sale
Mar 3, 2017
Christie's
Kid Coil Mate, 1988-1989
chainsaw wheel, found metal, ink and paper collage on shaped panel
Mar 3, 2017
Christie's
US$1,250
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Work on Paper
74.6 x 60.6 x 3.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 3, 2017
Christie's
Realized Price
US$1,250