Current Bid for Mark Handforth's Weeping Hydrant at Sotheby's Reaches €1,000

Current Bid for Mark Handforth's Weeping Hydrant at Sotheby's Reaches €1,000

A unique and intriguing artwork by Mark Handforth, titled "Weeping Hydrant," is currently up for auction on Sotheby's. The sculpture, executed in 2008, stands at an impressive 66 x 107 x 70 cm (26 x 42 ⅛ x 27 ½ in) and is signed, numbered 2/5, and dated by the artist. With a foundry mark from Susse bronze, this particular piece is number 2 from an edition of just five.

Previously owned by Almine Rech in Paris, it has since been acquired by the present owner. The condition report for the artwork is available upon request. Notably, Condition 12 of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) does not apply to this lot.

As of now, the highest bid stands at €1,000 after eight bids have been placed. The auction will end on February 20, 2024.

Mark Handforth, born in 1969, is known for his distinctive sculptures that often play with familiar objects and symbols from urban environments. His works can be found in prestigious collections worldwide.

Collectors and art enthusiasts have a rare opportunity to acquire this remarkable piece through Sotheby's online auction platform. Bidders can witness the bidding process firsthand while competing with other interested parties to secure ownership of this captivating artwork.

With its unique design and limited availability as part of a small edition series, the Weeping Hydrant showcases Handforth's artistic prowess and promises to be a valuable addition to any art collection. Don't miss your chance to own this exceptional work of contemporary art.

Weeping Hydrant

Platform : Sotheby's

Latest Bid : €1,000

Number of Bids : 8

Auction End : Feb 20, 2024

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Source : Sotheby's

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