Jeff Koons (b. 1955)

Fisherman Golfer

Jeff Koons (b. 1955)
Fisherman Golfer
stainless steel
12 x 8 x 5 in. (30.5 x 20.3 x 12.7 cm.)
Executed in 1986. This work is number three from an edition of three plus one artist's proof.
Gagosian Gallery, New York
Robert Krasnow, Palm Beach
Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 12 November 1998, lot 44
Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London
Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 10 November 2004, lot 3
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
K. Levin, "His Best Shot," Village Voice, 14 October 1986, p. 96.
A. Schwartzman, "The Yippie-Yuppie Artist,"Manhattan, Inc., vol. 4, no. 12, December 1987, p. 138 (another example illustrated).
J. Koons, The Jeff Koons Handbook, Cologne, 1992, pp. 64-65 and 156 (another example illustrated in color).
A. Muthesius, Jeff Koons, Cologne, 1992, pp. 21, 81, and 166, no. 18 (another example illustrated in color).
L. Attias,"A Kinder, Gentler Koons," Art News, vol. 97, no. 3, March 1998, p. 158 (another example illustrated).
Jeff Koons: Pictures 1980-2002, exh. cat., Bielefeld, 2002, p. 22 (another example illustrated in color).
H.W. Holzwarth. ed., Jeff Koons, Cologne, 2007, pp. 182-183, 193, 200 and 577 (another example illustarted in color).
H.W. Holzwarth, ed., Jeff Koons, Cologne, 2009, pp. 182-183, 198, 563 and 585 (another example illustrated in color).
Los Angeles, Daniel Weinberg Gallery and New York, International with Monument, Luxury and Degradation, July-October 1986 (another example exhibited).
Barcelona, Centre Cultural de la Fundació Caixa de Pensions and Madrid, Fundación Caja de Pensiones, Art and Its Double: A New York Perspective, November 1986-March 1987, pp. 72 and 147, pl. 47, no. 31 (another example illustrated in color).
Munich, Kunstverein München, New York in View, February-April 1988, n.p. (another example illustrated in color).
Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; Aarhus Kunstmuseum and Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Jeff Koons, November 1992-April 1993, pp. 41 and 112, no. 28 (another example illustrated in color).
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, Jeff Koons, December 1992-October 1993, pp. 67 and 131, pl. 21 (another example illustrated in color).
New York, Mary Boone Gallery, Mike Kelley/Terrence Koh/Jeff Koons, April-May 2009 (another example exhibited).