Graphite, gouache, acrylic on paper in polycaprolactone frame
26 3/4 x 20 7/8" (67.9 x 53 cm)
Estimate: $85,000 - 110,000
SOLD for $75,000
Courtesy of the artist and Gladstone Gallery, NY and Brussels
Matthew Barney (b. 1967) is an American artist who works in sculpture, photography, drawing and film. His early works are sculptural installations combined with performance and video. Between 1994 and 2002 he created the The Cremaster Cycle, a series of five films described by Jonathan Jones in The Guardian as "one of the most imaginative and brilliant achievements in the history of avant-garde cinema".