Esquisses graphiques - Excentrique(s) Monumentam, artists’ book, 112 pages, 21 x 18 cm., French/English, edition 30, signed and numbered, 2012 

€ 120,-




signed and numbered by Daniel Buren


On the occasion of MONUMENTA 2012, Editions Dilecta published the unpublished graphic sketches by Daniel Buren. His plans, drawings and collages to discover the genesis of the project. First ideas, discontinued, until the final work, we follow the evolution, the construction of this facility out of the ordinary. These sketches to understand how the artist took up the challenge by playing the light and colors, transform the space of the Grand Palais.
Confrontation unrivalled in the world, MONUMENTA invites each year an international artist to invest the 13.500 m² and 35 meters in height of the nave of the Grand Palais with a new work, specially designed for this space. Daniel Buren succeeded Anselm Kiefer, Richard Serra, Christian Boltanski and Anish Kapoor.

Untitled, 10 part leporello, digital pigment print (Ditone) on 188 grams Hahnemuhle Photo Rag paper, 32 x 250 cm. /12.6 x 98.4 inches, edition 75, stamped and hand numbered by the artist, 2009

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La barre haute, Wood, painted, 8.7 x 78.3 x 8.7 cm. /3.4 x 30.8 x 3.4 inches, to be hung centered over a door, edition 25, each unique in colour, 2001
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1 + 2 = 3 (triptych), three part woodcut on rag paper, each 50 x 40 cm. /19.7 x 15.7 inches, printed in red, blue, yellow, or green, edition 60, with certificate, 1998
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Black wooden box, ca. 35.5 x 28.5 x 25.5 cm, with text by Holzer, artist's box containing 10 works in various media by Richard Artschwager, Christiaan Bastiaans, Daniel Buren, Guillaume Bijl, Jenny Holzer, Edwin Janssen, Imi Knoebel, Robert Longo, Aldo Rossi and Rob Scholte*, 38.5 x 28.5 x 25.5 cm. (overall), edition 200, with title page, table of contents, justification page and text, all items loose within the original black painted wooden box with ribbon tie, titled on the lid; except Jenny Holzer, Christiaan Bastiaans and Daniel Buren all contributions signed, 1988-91
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Protect me from what I want, yellow resopal plate with text in board passepartout, 8 x 11 cm.



Face, silkscreen pattern on paper, 32,5 x 25 cm., signed Artschwager '88 and numbered.



1259 A.D, set of 2 framed glass plates with silkscreen image, 25 x 32.5 cm., together in wooden frame, rubber stamped Christiaan Bastiaans and titled in blue paint and numbered in black felt-tip pen.



Untitled, folded. silkscreen in green and white, 32.5 x 24.7 cm., numbered in pencil.



Composition trouvée for a girl’s bedroom, ceramic sculpture of a guitarist, coloured by hand (13.5 (h.) x 13.5 (w.) x 5.5 (d.) cm. and pink make-up brush with perspex handle and stand (22.5 cm. (h.), with. original signed and numbered certificate of authenticity with mounted col. miniature photograph.



Carpunt, original slide (2.3 x 3.4 cm.) with mural painting option and print on indestructable paper (25 x 32.5 cm.), signed Edwin Janssen and numbered.



Deutscher Tor, original colour photograph (30 x 24 cm.), monogrammed IK and dated 88 in black pen on verso and with printed essay (3 lvs.) by J. Stüttgen, signed by author and artist.



Three Strikes, You're Out, triptych consisting of 2 aluminium plates (25 x 23 cm.) showing a colour photograph of a cloud with a silkscreened red X, 1 of which with signed and numbered colophon on verso and a lead plate showing a silkscreened red X, versos with velcro adhesive tape.



The Dutch Tower, build-up coromandel octagonal wooden tower (d) 7.8 cm. (d), 13 cm. (h), colour silkscreen (25 x 32.5 cm.), signed Aldo Rossi and numbereed in pencil and printed essay by S. Umberto Barbieri).



Echte meesters signeren hun werk altijd, colour photograph pressed on stretched canvas, wooden frame, 25. 5x 32 cm., signed Rob Scholte and numbeered in felt-tip pen.


We can offer several other works (aquatints, multiples) by DANIEL BUREN. About these works: please contact us for a full list with images, availability, prices and other information.