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      Sale 2255 | Lot 158
      Price Realized: $1,200With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2255 Lot 158

        ABDI FARAH (1988 - )
        Call of Duty Modern Warfare Black Ops.

        Etching on BFK Rives wove paper, 2011. 324x460 mm; 12 3/4x18 1/8 inches, full margins. Artist's proof. Signed, titled, dated, inscribed "Artist Proof" and numbered #3 in pencil, lower margin. A very good, dark impression.

        Provenance: the artist, donated to the Senator Chuck Allen, III Scholarship Fund.

        Abdi Farah graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 2009 with a B.A. in Fine Art. He was awarded the Scholastics Art and Writing Gold Portfolio and was named a Presidential Scholar in the Arts. In 2010, Farah won Bravo's reality television show, Work of Art: The Next Great Artist, from which he received a solo exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum of Art.

        Estimate $1,500 - 2,500

        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,200