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Matthew Barney

American, b. 1967

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Matthew Barney

American, b. 1967

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CREMASTER 1: Goodyear Manual, 1999
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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Print
Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an edition of six plus one artist's proof.
24.4 x 33 x 5.1 cm
Realized Price
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Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
Matthew Barney (b. 1967) CREMASTER 1: Goodyear Manual signed, numbered and dated 'Matthew Barney '99 1/6' (on the reverse) petroleum jelly and enamel paint on Smithsonian magazine in self-lubricating frame 9 5/8 x 13 x 2 in. (24.4 x 33 x 5.1 cm.) Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an edition of six plus one artist's proof.
CREMASTER 1: Goodyear Manual, 1999
Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an edition of six plus one artist's proof.
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Print
24.4 x 33 x 5.1 cm
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Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Matthew Barney (b. 1967) CREMASTER 1: Goodyear Manual signed, numbered and dated 'Matthew Barney '99 1/6' (on the reverse) petroleum jelly and enamel paint on Smithsonian magazine in self-lubricating frame 9 5/8 x 13 x 2 in. (24.4 x 33 x 5.1 cm.) Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an edition of six plus one artist's proof.
$81,250
Drawing Restraint 9: Petrolatum, 2005
Sold on Nov 13, 2019
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chromogenic print in self-lubricating plastic frame
68.6 x 68.6 cm
Realized Price
$81,250
Auction Sale
Nov 13, 2019
Phillips
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Drawing Restraint 9: Petrolatum, 2005
chromogenic print in self-lubricating plastic frame
Nov 13, 2019
Phillips
$81,250
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68.6 x 68.6 cm
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Nov 13, 2019
Phillips
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$81,250
£212,500
CREMASTER 1: The Goodyear Waltz, 1995
Sold on Oct 3, 2019
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8 gelatin silver prints and 1 c-print, in artist's frames
68.5 x 83.5 cm
Realized Price
£212,500
Auction Sale
Oct 3, 2019
Phillips
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CREMASTER 1: The Goodyear Waltz, 1995
8 gelatin silver prints and 1 c-print, in artist's frames
Oct 3, 2019
Phillips
£212,500
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68.5 x 83.5 cm
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Oct 3, 2019
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£212,500
$17,500
CREMASTER 2: The Metamorphosis, 1999
Sold on Jul 9, 2019
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chromogenic print in artist's self-lubricating plastic frame
137.2 x 108.6 cm
Realized Price
$17,500
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
MATTHEW BARNEY (B. 1967) CREMASTER 2: The Metamorphosis signed 'Matthew Barney' (on the backing board) chromogenic print in artist's self-lubricating plastic frame 54 x 42 ¾ in. (137.2 x 108.6 cm.) Executed in 1999. This work is number four from an edition of six plus one artist's proof.
CREMASTER 2: The Metamorphosis, 1999
chromogenic print in artist's self-lubricating plastic frame
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
$17,500
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137.2 x 108.6 cm
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Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
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$17,500
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MATTHEW BARNEY (B. 1967) CREMASTER 2: The Metamorphosis signed 'Matthew Barney' (on the backing board) chromogenic print in artist's self-lubricating plastic frame 54 x 42 ¾ in. (137.2 x 108.6 cm.) Executed in 1999. This work is number four from an edition of six plus one artist's proof.
$8,125
Cremaster II: The Executioner's Song, 1998
Sold on Oct 16, 2018
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laminated chromogenic print in self-lubricating artist's frame
69.2 x 58.7 cm
Realized Price
$8,125
Auction Sale
Oct 16, 2018
Christie's
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MATTHEW BARNEY (B. 1967) _Cremaster II: The Executioner's Song _ signed and dated 'Matthew Barney 98' (on the reverse of the artist's frame) laminated chromogenic print in self-lubricating artist's frame 27 ¼ x 23 1/8 in. (69.2 x 58.7 cm.) Executed in 1998. This work is number thirty-six from an edition of forty plus six artist's proofs.
Cremaster II: The Executioner's Song, 1998
laminated chromogenic print in self-lubricating artist's frame
Oct 16, 2018
Christie's
$8,125
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69.2 x 58.7 cm
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Oct 16, 2018
Christie's
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$8,125
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MATTHEW BARNEY (B. 1967) _Cremaster II: The Executioner's Song _ signed and dated 'Matthew Barney 98' (on the reverse of the artist's frame) laminated chromogenic print in self-lubricating artist's frame 27 ¼ x 23 1/8 in. (69.2 x 58.7 cm.) Executed in 1998. This work is number thirty-six from an edition of forty plus six artist's proofs.
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£13,750
GUARDIAN OF THE VEIL: PTAH
Sold on Jun 27, 2018
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper in artist's polyethylene frame
32.4 by 27.3 cm
Realized Price
£13,750
Auction Sale
Jun 27, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
partly titled; incised with the artist's signature and dated 07 on the backing board pencil on paper in artist's polyethylene frame sheet: 22.2 by 17.1 cm. 18 3/4 by 6 3/4 in. framed: 32.4 by 27.3 cm. 12 3/4 by 10 3/4 in.
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GUARDIAN OF THE VEIL: PTAH
pencil on paper in artist's polyethylene frame
Jun 27, 2018
Sotheby's
£13,750
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32.4 by 27.3 cm
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Jun 27, 2018
Sotheby's
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£13,750
Description
partly titled; incised with the artist's signature and dated 07 on the backing board pencil on paper in artist's polyethylene frame sheet: 22.2 by 17.1 cm. 18 3/4 by 6 3/4 in. framed: 32.4 by 27.3 cm. 12 3/4 by 10 3/4 in.
£10,000
Cremaster 3: Pentastar, 2002
Sold on Apr 9, 2018
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chromogenic print, in artist's self-lubricating acrylic frame
105.5 x 83.5cm
Realized Price
£10,000
Auction Sale
Apr 9, 2018
Christie's
Description
Matthew Barney (B. 1967) _Cremaster 3: Pentastar_ signed and dated ‘Matthew B 02’ (on the reverse) chromogenic print, in artist's self-lubricating acrylic frame 41 ½ x 32 7/8in. (105.5 x 83.5cm.) Executed in 2002, this work is number one from an edition of six plus one artist’s proof
Cremaster 3: Pentastar, 2002
chromogenic print, in artist's self-lubricating acrylic frame
Apr 9, 2018
Christie's
£10,000
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105.5 x 83.5cm
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Apr 9, 2018
Christie's
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£10,000
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Matthew Barney (B. 1967) _Cremaster 3: Pentastar_ signed and dated ‘Matthew B 02’ (on the reverse) chromogenic print, in artist's self-lubricating acrylic frame 41 ½ x 32 7/8in. (105.5 x 83.5cm.) Executed in 2002, this work is number one from an edition of six plus one artist’s proof
Price not available
Cremaster 1: Goodyear, 1995
Sold on Mar 1, 2018
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gelatin silver print in self-lubricating artist's frame
82.5 x 107.9 cm
Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
Description
Matthew Barney (b. 1967) _Cremaster 1: Goodyear_ signed and dated 'Matthew Barney 1995' (on the reverse) gelatin silver print in self-lubricating artist's frame overall: 32 ½ x 42 ½ in. (82.5 x 107.9 cm.) Executed in 1995. This work is number three from an edition of six plus two artist's proofs.
Cremaster 1: Goodyear, 1995
gelatin silver print in self-lubricating artist's frame
Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
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82.5 x 107.9 cm
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Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
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Matthew Barney (b. 1967) _Cremaster 1: Goodyear_ signed and dated 'Matthew Barney 1995' (on the reverse) gelatin silver print in self-lubricating artist's frame overall: 32 ½ x 42 ½ in. (82.5 x 107.9 cm.) Executed in 1995. This work is number three from an edition of six plus two artist's proofs.
No artwork image
Price not available
CREMASTER 5: THE QUEEN'S MENAGERIE
Sold on Nov 17, 2017
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Print
signed, dated '97 and engraved with the artist's crest on the reverse of the backing board
134 by 108.3 cm
Realized Price
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Auction Sale
Nov 17, 2017
Sotheby's
Description
signed, dated '97 and engraved with the artist's crest on the reverse of the backing board c-print in acrylic frame 52 3/4 by 42 5/8 in. 134 by 108.3 cm. Executed in 1997, this work is number 4 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist' proof.
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CREMASTER 5: THE QUEEN'S MENAGERIE
signed, dated '97 and engraved with the artist's crest on the reverse of the backing board
Nov 17, 2017
Sotheby's
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134 by 108.3 cm
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Nov 17, 2017
Sotheby's
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signed, dated '97 and engraved with the artist's crest on the reverse of the backing board c-print in acrylic frame 52 3/4 by 42 5/8 in. 134 by 108.3 cm. Executed in 1997, this work is number 4 from an edition of 6, plus 1 artist' proof.
$37,500
Cremaster 3 (Dance of Hiram Abiff), 2002
Sold on Oct 10, 2017
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Photography
four elements—color coupler print in artist's self-lubricating acrylic frame
135.8 x 110.4 cm
Realized Price
$37,500
Auction Sale
Oct 10, 2017
Christie's
Description
MATTHEW BARNEY (B. 1967) _Cremaster 3 (Dance of Hiram Abiff)_ signed with the artist's initials and dated 'MB 02' (on the reverse of the third element) four elements—color coupler print in artist's self-lubricating acrylic frame (i), (ii) and (iv): 41 ¾ x 33 ½ in. (106 x 85 cm.) (iii): 53 ½ x 43 ½ in. (135.8 x 110.4 cm.) Executed in 2002. This work is number three from an edition of three plus two artist's proofs.
Cremaster 3 (Dance of Hiram Abiff), 2002
four elements—color coupler print in artist's self-lubricating acrylic frame
Oct 10, 2017
Christie's
$37,500
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Photography
135.8 x 110.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 10, 2017
Christie's
Realized Price
$37,500
Description
MATTHEW BARNEY (B. 1967) _Cremaster 3 (Dance of Hiram Abiff)_ signed with the artist's initials and dated 'MB 02' (on the reverse of the third element) four elements—color coupler print in artist's self-lubricating acrylic frame (i), (ii) and (iv): 41 ¾ x 33 ½ in. (106 x 85 cm.) (iii): 53 ½ x 43 ½ in. (135.8 x 110.4 cm.) Executed in 2002. This work is number three from an edition of three plus two artist's proofs.
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