Urs Fischer’s Untitled (Lamp/Bear) sits on Park Avenue in New York, displayed as part of Christie’s Post-War & Contemporary sale. The 35,000-pound (15.8 metric tons) sculpture sold 0n May 11 for $6,802,500.
Urs Fischer (b. 1973)
cast bronze, epoxy primer, urethane paint, acrylic polyurethane topcoat, acrylic glass, gas discharge lamp, and stainless-steel framework
275 5/8 x 255 7/8 x 295¼ in. (700 x 650 x 749.9 cm.)
Executed in 2005-2006. This work is number one from an edition of two plus one artist’s proof.
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