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Lot 127: Marcus Harvey (b. 1963)

Post War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

by Christie's

July 1, 2010

London, United Kingdom

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Description: Marcus Harvey (b. 1963)
Golden Showers
acrylic on canvas
96 x 96in. (244 x 244cm.)
Painted in 1993

Notes: Artist's Resale Right ("droit de Suite"). If the Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer also agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
Please note Payments and Collections will be unavailable on Monday 12th July 2010 due to a major update to the Client Accounting IT system. For further details please call +44 (0) 20 7839 9060 or e-mail

Provenance: Cohen Gallery, New York.

Exhibited: London, The Royal Academy, Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection, 1997. This exhibition later travelled to Berlin, Nationalgalerie im Hamburger im Bahnhof, 1998 and New York, The Brooklyn Museum, 1999.

Literature: S. Kent, Shark Infested Waters. The Saatchi Collection of British Art in the 90s, London 1994 (illustrated in colour, p. 147).
R. Timms, A. Bradley & V. Hayward (eds.), Young British Art. The Saatchi Decade, London 1999 (illustrated in colour, p. 149).

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