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Jeff Koons

Animals - Balloon Rabbit (Red), Balloon Monkey (Blue), Balloon Swan (Yellow), 2017

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$45,000
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Jeff Koons
Balloon Rabbit, Monkey and Swan
Rabbit: 29.2 x 13.9 x 21.0 cm (11.5 x 5.4 x 8.2 in)
Monkey: …

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Jeff Koons
Balloon Rabbit, Monkey and Swan
Rabbit: 29.2 x 13.9 x 21.0 cm (11.5 x 5.4 x 8.2 in)
Monkey: 24.9 x 20.9 x 39.2 cm (9.8 x 8.2 x 15.4 in)
Swan: 24.1 x 16.4 x 21.0 cm (9.4 x 6.4 x 8.2 in)
Porcelain
2017

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Signed Jeff Koons
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Series
999
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Jeff Koons
American, b. 1955
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Jeff Koons plays with ideas of taste, pleasure, celebrity, and commerce. “I believe in advertisement and media completely,” he says. “My art and my personal life are based in it.” Working with seductive commercial materials (such as the high chromium stainless steel of his “Balloon Dog” sculptures or his vinyl “Inflatables”), shifts of scale, and an elaborate studio system involving many technicians, Koons turns banal objects into high art icons. His paintings and sculptures borrow widely from art-historical techniques and styles; although often seen as ironic or tongue-in-cheek, Koons insists his practice is earnest and optimistic. “I’ve always loved Surrealism and Dada and Pop, so I just follow my interests and focus on them,” he says. “When you do that, things become very metaphysical.” The “Banality” series that brought him fame in the 1980s included pseudo-Baroque sculptures of subjects like Michael Jackson with his pet ape, while his monumental topiaries, like the floral Puppy (1992), reference 17th-century French garden design.

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Jeff Koons
Balloon Rabbit, Monkey and Swan
Rabbit: 29.2 x 13.9 x 21.0 cm (11.5 x 5.4 x 8.2 in)
Monkey: …

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Jeff Koons
Balloon Rabbit, Monkey and Swan
Rabbit: 29.2 x 13.9 x 21.0 cm (11.5 x 5.4 x 8.2 in)
Monkey: 24.9 x 20.9 x 39.2 cm (9.8 x 8.2 x 15.4 in)
Swan: 24.1 x 16.4 x 21.0 cm (9.4 x 6.4 x 8.2 in)
Porcelain
2017

Signature
Signed Jeff Koons
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Series
999
Image rights
Artist
Jeff Koons
American, b. 1955
Follow

Jeff Koons plays with ideas of taste, pleasure, celebrity, and commerce. “I believe in advertisement and media completely,” he says. “My art and my personal life are based in it.” Working with seductive commercial materials (such as the high chromium stainless steel of his “Balloon Dog” sculptures or his vinyl “Inflatables”), shifts of scale, and an elaborate studio system involving many technicians, Koons turns banal objects into high art icons. His paintings and sculptures borrow widely from art-historical techniques and styles; although often seen as ironic or tongue-in-cheek, Koons insists his practice is earnest and optimistic. “I’ve always loved Surrealism and Dada and Pop, so I just follow my interests and focus on them,” he says. “When you do that, things become very metaphysical.” The “Banality” series that brought him fame in the 1980s included pseudo-Baroque sculptures of subjects like Michael Jackson with his pet ape, while his monumental topiaries, like the floral Puppy (1992), reference 17th-century French garden design.

Jeff Koons

Animals - Balloon Rabbit (Red), Balloon Monkey (Blue), Balloon Swan (Yellow), 2017

Porcelaine
This is part of a limited edition set.
$45,000
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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