Sale 13DD01 | Lot 8

Margaret Kilgallen

Catalogue: Doyle+Design / Street Art / Photographs
Margaret Kilgallen

Lot Details

Lot 8
Margaret Kilgallen
American, 1967-2001
Untitled
Acrylic on wood
9 x 9 inches

Embracing Folk Art, Southwestern art, freight train graffiti and hobo symbology, Margaret Kilgallen brought an outsider, rural perspective to the very urban world of Street Art. Married to the artist Barry McGee, the two were constant collaborators who influenced each other's work immensely. Tragically passing away from cancer in 2001, her work has since been celebrated at the Whitney Biennial, the Hammer Museum, and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles.


Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $12,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

The artist created stretchers for this work which are 7/8 inch deep. The work was nailed to the stretchers by the artist with eight nails. There is a small discoloration in the neck of the figure.


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Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $12,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Catalogue Info

Doyle+Design / Street Art / Photographs

Mon, Apr 08, 2013 at 10am EDT
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