Lot 1: f - DAMIEN HIRST
Contemporary Art, Part 1
February 10, 2005
London, United Kingdom
inscribed on the stretcher Beautiful Supersonic Seaweed Painting
household gloss paint on canvas
Executed in 1999.
Notes: "You need to find universal triggers, everyone's frightened of glass, everyone's frightened of sharks, everyone loves butterflies." (Damien Hirst quoted in Robert Violette, Ed., I want to spend the rest of my life Everywhere, with Everyone, One to One, Always, Forever, London 1997, p. 132)
White Cube, London
Acquired directly from the above by the present owner
Dimensions: diameter: 182.9cm.; 72in.
Date: B. 1965