Tony Oursler

American, b. 1957

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Tony Oursler

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American, b. 1957

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Via Regia, 2010
Sold on Dec 1, 2020
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Video/Film/Animation
projector and video projection, found objects, Model Magic, acrylic, and epoxy putty mounted on steel armature
155.6 x 20.3 x 48.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
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Tony Oursler (b. 1957) Via Regia projector and video projection, found objects, Model Magic, acrylic, and epoxy putty mounted on steel armature installed: 61 ¼ x 8 x 19 in. (155.6 x 20.3 x 48.3 cm.) Executed in 2010.
Via Regia, 2010
projector and video projection, found objects, Model Magic, acrylic, and epoxy putty mounted on steel armature
Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
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Video/Film/Animation
155.6 x 20.3 x 48.3 cm
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Dec 1, 2020
Christie's
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Tony Oursler (b. 1957) Via Regia projector and video projection, found objects, Model Magic, acrylic, and epoxy putty mounted on steel armature installed: 61 ¼ x 8 x 19 in. (155.6 x 20.3 x 48.3 cm.) Executed in 2010.
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"Talking Light", 1996
Sold on Oct 6, 2020
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Sculpture
multiple, CD with a voice recording of the artist playing time c. 15 minutes, light bulb with cable, light organ and 2 players
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Oct 6, 2020
Dorotheum
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inscribed, titled and dated on the CD cover, no. 44 from the edition of 50 numbered examples, special edition for Parkett no.47, published by Parkett-Verlag / Zurich, in working condition, (EW)
"Talking Light", 1996
multiple, CD with a voice recording of the artist playing time c. 15 minutes, light bulb with cable, light organ and 2 players
Oct 6, 2020
Dorotheum
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Oct 6, 2020
Dorotheum
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inscribed, titled and dated on the CD cover, no. 44 from the edition of 50 numbered examples, special edition for Parkett no.47, published by Parkett-Verlag / Zurich, in working condition, (EW)
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POETIC (CODA) #47, 1997
Sold on Aug 13, 2020
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Indian ink and gouache on paper
50.8 x 66.0 cm
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Aug 13, 2020
Sotheby's
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Property from a Private German Collection India ink and gouache on paper 66 by 50.8 cm. 26 by 20 in. framed: 70.5 by 55.3 cm. 27¾ by 21¾ in. Executed in 1997.
POETIC (CODA) #47, 1997
Indian ink and gouache on paper
Aug 13, 2020
Sotheby's
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50.8 x 66.0 cm
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Aug 13, 2020
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Property from a Private German Collection India ink and gouache on paper 66 by 50.8 cm. 26 by 20 in. framed: 70.5 by 55.3 cm. 27¾ by 21¾ in. Executed in 1997.
£875
Poetic (Coda) #28, 1997
Sold on Jul 14, 2020
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Work on Paper
watercolour and ink on paper
65.5 x 50.8cm
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£875
Auction Sale
Jul 14, 2020
Christie's
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TONY OURSLER (B. 1957) _Poetic (Coda) #28_ signed and dated 'Tony Oursler 97' (on the reverse) watercolour and ink on paper 25 ¾ x 20in. (65.5 x 50.8cm) Executed in 1997
Poetic (Coda) #28, 1997
watercolour and ink on paper
Jul 14, 2020
Christie's
£875
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65.5 x 50.8cm
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Jul 14, 2020
Christie's
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£875
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TONY OURSLER (B. 1957) _Poetic (Coda) #28_ signed and dated 'Tony Oursler 97' (on the reverse) watercolour and ink on paper 25 ¾ x 20in. (65.5 x 50.8cm) Executed in 1997
$27,500
Rock, 1996
Sold on Mar 4, 2020
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citizen 30PC Projector, VCR, videotape, tripod, wooden shelf and 2 stuffed dolls
33.0 x 27.9 x 33.0 cm
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$27,500
Auction Sale
Mar 4, 2020
Phillips
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Rock, 1996
citizen 30PC Projector, VCR, videotape, tripod, wooden shelf and 2 stuffed dolls
Mar 4, 2020
Phillips
$27,500
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33.0 x 27.9 x 33.0 cm
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Mar 4, 2020
Phillips
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$27,500
$2,125
Syn, 2004
Sold on Feb 20, 2020
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acrylic and collage on paper board
57.2 x 72.4 cm
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$2,125
Auction Sale
Feb 20, 2020
Phillips
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Syn, 2004
acrylic and collage on paper board
Feb 20, 2020
Phillips
$2,125
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57.2 x 72.4 cm
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Feb 20, 2020
Phillips
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$2,125
£10,000
Eight works: (i) Monkey; (ii) Copy / Endocrin; (iii) Cold War; (iv) Untitled; (v) Bean; (vi) Gray Devil; (vii) Sexual Bounce Back; (viii) Screen, 1998
Sold on Dec 12, 2019
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Work on Paper
(i) acrylic on paper; (ii) gouache, marker pen and ink pen on paper; (iii) (iv) (v) (vi) gouache on paper; (vii) gouache, coloured pencil, marker pen and ink pen on paper; (viii) gouache and acrylic on paper
56.5 x 76.5 cm
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£10,000
Auction Sale
Dec 12, 2019
Phillips
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Eight works: (i) Monkey; (ii) Copy / Endocrin; (iii) Cold War; (iv) Untitled; (v) Bean; (vi) Gray Devil; (vii) Sexual Bounce Back; (viii) Screen, 1998
(i) acrylic on paper; (ii) gouache, marker pen and ink pen on paper; (iii) (iv) (v) (vi) gouache on paper; (vii) gouache, coloured pencil, marker pen and ink pen on paper; (viii) gouache and acrylic on paper
Dec 12, 2019
Phillips
£10,000
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56.5 x 76.5 cm
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Dec 12, 2019
Phillips
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£10,000
$11,875
UNTITLED, 2003
Sold on Sep 19, 2019
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LCD monitor, DVD, DVD player and acrylic on wood
92.1 x 92.1 x 5.1 cm
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$11,875
Auction Sale
Sep 19, 2019
Sotheby's
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UNTITLED, 2003
LCD monitor, DVD, DVD player and acrylic on wood
Sep 19, 2019
Sotheby's
$11,875
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92.1 x 92.1 x 5.1 cm
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Sep 19, 2019
Sotheby's
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$11,875
$10,625
Mirror, 1996
Sold on Jul 9, 2019
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Video/Film/Animation
mirror, cloth doll, LCD projector, VHS player and video tape
64.5 x 60 x 32 cm
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$10,625
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
Tony Oursler (B. 1957) Mirror mirror, cloth doll, LCD projector, VHS player and video tape overall: 25 3/8 x 23 5/8 x 12 5/8 in. (64.5 x 60 x 32 cm.) installation dimension variable Executed in 1996.
Mirror, 1996
mirror, cloth doll, LCD projector, VHS player and video tape
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
$10,625
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Video/Film/Animation
64.5 x 60 x 32 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$10,625
Description
Tony Oursler (B. 1957) Mirror mirror, cloth doll, LCD projector, VHS player and video tape overall: 25 3/8 x 23 5/8 x 12 5/8 in. (64.5 x 60 x 32 cm.) installation dimension variable Executed in 1996.
$16,250
TER3, 2015
Sold on Jul 9, 2019
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Video/Film/Animation
aluminum, acrylic, resin, LCD screens, media players and sound performed by Jinnie Lee
118.7 x 92.7 x 8.9 cm
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$16,250
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
TONY OURSLER (B. 1957) TER3 aluminum, acrylic, resin, LCD screens, media players and sound performed by Jinnie Lee 46 ¾ x 36 ½ x 3 ½ in. (118.7 x 92.7 x 8.9 cm.) Executed in 2015.
TER3, 2015
aluminum, acrylic, resin, LCD screens, media players and sound performed by Jinnie Lee
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
$16,250
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Artwork Info
Video/Film/Animation
118.7 x 92.7 x 8.9 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$16,250
Description
TONY OURSLER (B. 1957) TER3 aluminum, acrylic, resin, LCD screens, media players and sound performed by Jinnie Lee 46 ¾ x 36 ½ x 3 ½ in. (118.7 x 92.7 x 8.9 cm.) Executed in 2015.
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