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Nam June Paik American, Korean 1932-2006

Lot 157

Video Sonata Op. 56, 1995

Silkscreen on aluminum with brass and rhinestone TV frame

ed. 35 of 40

17.75" x 22" x 2"


Signed in pen on label Paik, verso

$4,000 - $6,000

Features a still of Lou Reed from the artist's video Bye Bye Kipling, 1986.

Published by Edition Schellmann, Munich and New York for CAPITAL magazine, Cologne on the occasion of the release of Kunstkompass.

TV frame fabricated and co-designed by Thomasin Countey Studio, New York.  Silkscreen by Domberger KG, Filderstadt/Stuttgart.

Numbered on documentation label, verso.  Dorothy Blau Gallery tag, verso.  There was also an edition of 10 in Roman numerals and 10 APs.  

Literature:  Documented in Forty Are Better Than One, edited by Jörg Schellmann, 2009, pg. 266 & 412.

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