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Description: FISH LAMP
Dimensions: 73 3/8 x 25 1/4 x 18 in. (186.4 x 64.2 x 45.7 cm)
Artist or Maker: FRANK GEHRY b. 1929
Medium: glass and patinated copper
Date: ca. 1983
Literature: Kurt W. Forster, Frank O. Gehry, New York, 1999, p. 112
J. Fiona Ragheb, ed., Frank Gehry, Architect, New York, 2001, pp. 81 and 83
Francesco Dal Co and Kurt W. Forster, Frank O. Gehry: The Complete Works, Milan, 2003, p. 334

The present lot is a variant of the "Fish Lamp" series executed primarily in Colorcore by Frank Gehry during the 1980s. Only two examples of this variant were made, and the other is in the collection of Frank Gehry.
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