Lot 374: Cremaster 5: her Giant
Post -War and Contemporary Art Afternoon Session
May 17, 2007
New York, NY, USA
Description: Matthew Barney (b. 1967) Cremaster 5: her Giant signed and dated 'Matthew Barney '97' (on the reverse) color coupler print in acrylic frame 52¾ x 42 5/8 in. (96.8 x 69.2 cm.) Executed in 1997. This work is artist's proof number one from an edition of six, plus two artist's proofs.
Artist or Maker: Matthew Barney (b. 1967)
Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and Munich, Haus der Kunst,
Regarding Beauty: A View of the Late Twentieth Century
, October 1999-April 2000, p. 83, no. 8 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
Dublin, Irish Museum of Modern Art,
Matthew Barney: Glen Dimplex Artists Award Exhibition
, May-October 2001.
Arken, Museum for Modern Kunst and Sydney, Museum of Contemporary Art,
, June 2000-March 2001.
Cologne, Museum Ludwig; Musée d'art Moderne de la ville de Paris and New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum,
Matthew Barney: The Cremaster Cycle
, June 2002-June 2003, p. 407 (illustrated).