Robert Gober

American, b. 1954

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Robert Gober

American, b. 1954

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$40,000
Untitled, 1984
Sold on May 16, 2019
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Artwork Info
Work on Paper
graphite on paper
26.4 x 21 cm
Realized Price
$40,000
Auction Sale
May 16, 2019
Christie's
Description
Robert Gober (b. 1954) Untitled signed and dated 'Gober 84' (on the reverse) graphite on paper 10 3/8 x 8 ¼ in. (26.4 x 21 cm.) Drawn in 1984.
Untitled, 1984
graphite on paper
May 16, 2019
Christie's
$40,000
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Work on Paper
26.4 x 21 cm
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Auction Sale
May 16, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$40,000
Description
Robert Gober (b. 1954) Untitled signed and dated 'Gober 84' (on the reverse) graphite on paper 10 3/8 x 8 ¼ in. (26.4 x 21 cm.) Drawn in 1984.
No artwork image
$519,000
THE BASINLESS SINK
Sold on Nov 15, 2018
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Sculpture
semi-gloss enamel paint on plaster, wood and wire lath
63.8 by 7.6 cm
Realized Price
$519,000
Auction Sale
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
signed, titled and dated 1985 twice on the reverse semi-gloss enamel paint on plaster, wood and wire lath 26 1/2 by 25 1/8 by 3 in. 67.3 by 63.8 by 7.6 cm.
No artwork image
THE BASINLESS SINK
semi-gloss enamel paint on plaster, wood and wire lath
Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
$519,000
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Sculpture
63.8 by 7.6 cm
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Nov 15, 2018
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$519,000
Description
signed, titled and dated 1985 twice on the reverse semi-gloss enamel paint on plaster, wood and wire lath 26 1/2 by 25 1/8 by 3 in. 67.3 by 63.8 by 7.6 cm.
$62,500
Untitled (Red Shoe), 1990
Sold on Nov 14, 2018
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sculpture
19.7 x 7.6 x 7.0 cm
Realized Price
$62,500
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2018
Phillips
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Untitled (Red Shoe), 1990
sculpture
Nov 14, 2018
Phillips
$62,500
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19.7 x 7.6 x 7.0 cm
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Nov 14, 2018
Phillips
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$62,500
$625
Hope Hill Road, 2012
Sold on Oct 16, 2018
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lithograph in colors, on wove paper mounted to archival board, 2012, signed and dated in black ink, numbered 4/25, published by The Esopus Foundation, Brooklyn
518 x 511 mm
Realized Price
$625
Auction Sale
Oct 16, 2018
Christie's
Description
ROBERT GOBER (B. 1954) Hope Hill Road lithograph in colors, on wove paper mounted to archival board, 2012, signed and dated in black ink, numbered 4/25, published by The Esopus Foundation, Brooklyn Overall: 20 3/8 x 20 1/8 in. (518 x 511 mm.)
Hope Hill Road, 2012
lithograph in colors, on wove paper mounted to archival board, 2012, signed and dated in black ink, numbered 4/25, published by The Esopus Foundation, Brooklyn
Oct 16, 2018
Christie's
$625
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Print
518 x 511 mm
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Auction Sale
Oct 16, 2018
Christie's
Realized Price
$625
Description
ROBERT GOBER (B. 1954) Hope Hill Road lithograph in colors, on wove paper mounted to archival board, 2012, signed and dated in black ink, numbered 4/25, published by The Esopus Foundation, Brooklyn Overall: 20 3/8 x 20 1/8 in. (518 x 511 mm.)
$7,287,500
Untitled, 1993-1994
Sold on May 17, 2018
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Sculpture
bronze, wood, brick, aluminum, beeswax, human hair, chrome-plated bronze, recycling pump and water, plaster and latex paint
73 x 127 x 86.3 cm
Realized Price
$7,287,500
Auction Sale
May 17, 2018
Christie's
Description
Robert Gober (b. 1954) _Untitled_ signed, titled, numbered and dated 'R. Gober 1993-94 UNTITLED Ed. 1 of 2' (on the side of the pump); signed, titled, numbered and dated again 'R. Gober 1993-94 UNTITLED Ed. 1 of 2' (on the side of the brick box); signed, dated and numbered again 'R. Gober 1993-4 ED. #1 of 2' (on the side of the grate) bronze, wood, brick, aluminum, beeswax, human hair, chrome-plated bronze, recycling pump and water, plaster and latex paint overall: 58 3/4 x 50 x 34 in. (149.2 x 127 x 86.3 cm.) bronze grate: 1 1/2 x 29 1/4 x 22 in. (3.8 x 74.3 x 55.8 cm.) box: 28 1/2 x 29 1/4 x 22 in. (72.4 x 74.3 x 55.8 cm.) tank: 28 3/4 x 50 x 34 in. (73 x 127 x 86.3 cm.) Executed in 1993-1994. This work is number one from an edition of two plus one artist's proof.
Untitled, 1993-1994
bronze, wood, brick, aluminum, beeswax, human hair, chrome-plated bronze, recycling pump and water, plaster and latex paint
May 17, 2018
Christie's
$7,287,500
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Sculpture
73 x 127 x 86.3 cm
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Auction Sale
May 17, 2018
Christie's
Realized Price
$7,287,500
Description
Robert Gober (b. 1954) _Untitled_ signed, titled, numbered and dated 'R. Gober 1993-94 UNTITLED Ed. 1 of 2' (on the side of the pump); signed, titled, numbered and dated again 'R. Gober 1993-94 UNTITLED Ed. 1 of 2' (on the side of the brick box); signed, dated and numbered again 'R. Gober 1993-4 ED. #1 of 2' (on the side of the grate) bronze, wood, brick, aluminum, beeswax, human hair, chrome-plated bronze, recycling pump and water, plaster and latex paint overall: 58 3/4 x 50 x 34 in. (149.2 x 127 x 86.3 cm.) bronze grate: 1 1/2 x 29 1/4 x 22 in. (3.8 x 74.3 x 55.8 cm.) box: 28 1/2 x 29 1/4 x 22 in. (72.4 x 74.3 x 55.8 cm.) tank: 28 3/4 x 50 x 34 in. (73 x 127 x 86.3 cm.) Executed in 1993-1994. This work is number one from an edition of two plus one artist's proof.
No artwork image
Price not available
Hanging Man / Sleeping Man
Sold on Apr 24, 2018
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Print
Screenprint in colors, on wallpaper (presumably a full roll), the full sheet, framed as a scroll.
29 7/8 in.
Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Apr 24, 2018
Phillips
Description
No artwork image
Hanging Man / Sleeping Man
Screenprint in colors, on wallpaper (presumably a full roll), the full sheet, framed as a scroll.
Apr 24, 2018
Phillips
Price not available
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Print
29 7/8 in.
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Apr 24, 2018
Phillips
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Newspaper, 1992
Sold on Mar 1, 2018
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Print
Executed in 1992. This work is number four from an edition of ten plus two artist's proofs.
12.7 x 39.4 x 31.8 cm
Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
Description
Robert Gober (b. 1954) _Newspaper_ signed, numbered and dated 'Robert Gober 4/10 '93' (on the underside) photolithography on Mohawk Super Fine paper and twine 5 x 15 ½ x 12 ½ in. (12.7 x 39.4 x 31.8 cm.) Executed in 1992. This work is number four from an edition of ten plus two artist's proofs.
Newspaper, 1992
Executed in 1992. This work is number four from an edition of ten plus two artist's proofs.
Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
Price not available
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Print
12.7 x 39.4 x 31.8 cm
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Mar 1, 2018
Christie's
Realized Price
Price not available
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Robert Gober (b. 1954) _Newspaper_ signed, numbered and dated 'Robert Gober 4/10 '93' (on the underside) photolithography on Mohawk Super Fine paper and twine 5 x 15 ½ x 12 ½ in. (12.7 x 39.4 x 31.8 cm.) Executed in 1992. This work is number four from an edition of ten plus two artist's proofs.
$52,500
Newspaper, 1992
Sold on Nov 16, 2017
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Print
Executed in 1992. This work is number three from an edition of ten plus two artist's proofs.
12.7 x 39.4 x 31.8 cm
Realized Price
$52,500
Auction Sale
Nov 16, 2017
Christie's
Description
Robert Gober (b. 1954) _Newspaper_ signed, numbered and dated 'Robert Gober 3/10 '93' (on the underside) photolithography on Mohawk Super Fine paper and twine 5 x 15 ½ x 12 ½ in. (12.7 x 39.4 x 31.8 cm.) Executed in 1992. This work is number three from an edition of ten plus two artist's proofs.
Newspaper, 1992
Executed in 1992. This work is number three from an edition of ten plus two artist's proofs.
Nov 16, 2017
Christie's
$52,500
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Artwork Info
Print
12.7 x 39.4 x 31.8 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 16, 2017
Christie's
Realized Price
$52,500
Description
Robert Gober (b. 1954) _Newspaper_ signed, numbered and dated 'Robert Gober 3/10 '93' (on the underside) photolithography on Mohawk Super Fine paper and twine 5 x 15 ½ x 12 ½ in. (12.7 x 39.4 x 31.8 cm.) Executed in 1992. This work is number three from an edition of ten plus two artist's proofs.
$72,500
Untitled, 1988
Sold on Nov 16, 2017
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Textile Arts
fabric paint on flannel
35.6 x 23.5 cm
Realized Price
$72,500
Auction Sale
Nov 16, 2017
Christie's
Description
Robert Gober (b. 1954) _Untitled_ signed with the artist's initials 'RG' (on the reverse) fabric paint on flannel 14 x 9 ¼ in. (35.6 x 23.5 cm.) Painted in 1988.
Untitled, 1988
fabric paint on flannel
Nov 16, 2017
Christie's
$72,500
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Textile Arts
35.6 x 23.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 16, 2017
Christie's
Realized Price
$72,500
Description
Robert Gober (b. 1954) _Untitled_ signed with the artist's initials 'RG' (on the reverse) fabric paint on flannel 14 x 9 ¼ in. (35.6 x 23.5 cm.) Painted in 1988.
No artwork image
$2,000
Untitled (Hand Drain)
Sold on Oct 17, 2017
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Print
Lithograph, on Fabriano Tiepolo paper, with full margins.
76.8 x 112.4 cm
Realized Price
$2,000
Auction Sale
Oct 17, 2017
Phillips
Description
No artwork image
Untitled (Hand Drain)
Lithograph, on Fabriano Tiepolo paper, with full margins.
Oct 17, 2017
Phillips
$2,000
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Print
76.8 x 112.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 17, 2017
Phillips
Realized Price
$2,000
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