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Lot 428: Mona Hatoum (b. 1952)

Post-War & Contemporary Afternoon Sale

by Christie's

November 13, 2008

New York, NY, USA

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Description: Mona Hatoum (b. 1952)
Untitled (Wheelchair)
incised with number '2/3' (on the underside of the left arm rest)
stainless steel and rubber
38½ x 19½ x 29 in. (97.9 x 49.5 x 73.6 cm.)
Executed in 1998. This work is number two from an edition of three.

Notes: Property of a Distinguished American Collection
On occasion, Christie's has a direct financial interest in lots consigned for sale which may include guaranteeing a minimum price or making an advance to the consignor that is secured solely by consigned property. This is such a lot. This indicates both in cases where Christie's holds the financial interest on its own, and in cases where Christie's has financed all or a part of such interest through a third party. Such third parties generally benefit financially if a guaranteed lot is sold successfully and may incur a loss if the sale is not successful.

Provenance: White Cube, London

Exhibited: Castello di Rivoli, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Mona Hatoum, March-May 1999 p. 33 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
Thiers, Creux de l'Enfer, Centre D'Art Contemporain; Rheims, Colle Frac Champagne-Ardenne; Antwerp, Muhka Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Mona Hatoum, September 1999-September 2000 p. 36 (illustrated, another example exhibited).

Literature: T. Shakespeare, Disability Rights and Wrongs, Abingdon 2006, illustrated on the cover.

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