Lot 244: Gillian Wearing (b. 1963)

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Description: I'm desperate (from the series 'Signs that say what you want them to say not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say') chromagenic print 47 x 311/2in. (119.5 x 80cm.) Executed in 1992-1993, this work is number eight from an edition of ten PROVENANCE Maureen Paley/Interim Art, London. Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York. LITERATURE M. Paley (ed.), Gillian Wearing. Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. 1992-1993, London 1997 (another from the smaller format edition illustrated in colour, p. 71 and front cover). L. Buck, Moving Targets: A User's Guide to British Art Now, London 1997 (another from the smaller format edition illustrated, p. 94). R. Ferguson, D. De Salvo & J. Slyce (eds.), Gillian Wearing, London 1999 (another from the smaller format edition illustrated in colour, p. 131) B. Riemschneider and U. Grosenick (eds.), Art at the Turn of the Millennium, Cologne 1999 (another from the smaller format edition illustrated in colour, p. 526).
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