Lot 24: MARLENE DUMAS | Merciless
- Artist Dates: b. 1953
- Dimensions: sheet: 29 by 20.5 cm.; 11 3/8 by 8 in.
- Dimensions Alt: frame: 47 by 37.5 cm.; 18 1/2 by 14 3/4 in.
Catalog Note: "Marlene Dumas stands for a merciless, anti-didactic but nevertheless feminist view both of the body and the psychological reality of female existence."
Exh. Cat., Baden-Baden, Staatliche Kunsthalle, 'Marlene Dumas: Female', 2005-06, back cover
- Provenance: Jack Tilton Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner
- Condition: This work is in very good condition. The sheet is attached verso to the mount in several places. There are artist's pinholes towards the centre upper edge.
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ink on paper
Executed in 1991.
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