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Peter Downsbrough

Selected Works

BUT, BUT

Peter Downsbrough BUT, BUT 2013 Bars: painted rectangular metal tube (1 1/4 x 1/4 inches each)

Text:  painted metal plate (1/4 inch thick)
Signed and dated on accompanying certificate
(Inventory #25842)

Peter Downsbrough BUT, BUT, 2013

SET, AS (Reversed)

Peter Downsbrough SET, AS (Reversed) 2009 Black paint and black self-adhesive letters

Stamped and dated on an accompanying certificate
Overall dimensions variable
(Inventory #20699)

Peter Downsbrough
Barbara Krakow Gallery, March 7, 2009 – April 15, 2009

Peter Downsbrough SET, AS (Reversed), 2009

AND, AS, AS, PLACE, SET, THE, THEN, TIME

Peter Downsbrough AND, AS, AS, PLACE, SET, THE, THEN, TIME 2016 Wall piece: paint and vinyl on wall

Installation dimensions variable
Signed and dated on accompanying certificate
(Inventory #28260)

Peter Downsbrough AND, AS, AS, PLACE, SET, THE, THEN, TIME, 2016

STILL

Peter Downsbrough STILL 2011 Wall piece with latex paint

Overall dimensions variable
This installation: 79 x 79 inches (200.7 x 200.7 cm)
(Inventory #23776)

First painted by: Ryan Cross, Barbara Krakow Gallery

First installation: Surface Area September 10, 2011 – October 15, 2011

Peter Downsbrough STILL, 2011
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EDGE/EDGES

Peter Downsbrough EDGE/EDGES 2014 Bars: painted rectangular metal tube (1 1/4 x 1/4 inches each)

Text:  painted metal plate (1/4 inch thick)
Each element:  69 x 1 1/4 x 5 inches  (175 x 3.2 x 12.5 cm)
Overall size dimensions variable
This installation size:  69 x 90 inches  (175.3 x 228.6 cm)
Signed and dated on accompanying certificate
(Inventory #26898)

Exhibited: November 2014 – January 2015

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Peter Downsbrough EDGE/EDGES, 2014

RE/SET

Peter Downsbrough RE/SET 2016 Bars: painted rectangular metal tube (1 1/4 x 1/4 inches each)

Text:  painted metal plate (1/4 inch thick)
40 x 40 inches  (101.6 x 101.6 cm)
Signed and dated on accompanying certificate
(Inventory #28092)

Peter Downsbrough RE/SET, 2016

NYC

Peter Downsbrough NYC 1978 Set of five silver gelatin photographs

Image size: 7 7/8 x 11 7/8 inches each (20 x 30.2 cm each)
Paper size: 9 11/16 x 13 5/16 inches each (24.6 x 33.8 cm each)
Mat size: 12 5/8 x 16 5/8 inches each (32.1 x 42.2 cm each)
Edition of 4
Signed, dated and titled on reverse on each sheet
(Inventory #27714)

Peter Downsbrough NYC, 1978
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PLACE, THEN

Peter Downsbrough PLACE, THEN 2016 One pipe and two words:

Pipe:  painted metal pipe (1/2 inch diameter)
Text:  painted metal plate (1/4 inch thick)
Installation dimensions variable
Signed and dated on accompanying certificate
(Inventory #28261)

Peter Downsbrough PLACE, THEN, 2016

Two Lines (diptych)

Peter Downsbrough Two Lines (diptych) 1972 Ink on Efficiency Line No. 997 paper in two parts

Image/paper size: 11 x 8 9/16 inches each (27.9 x 21.7cm each)
Signed and dated on reverse on each sheet
(Inventory #26889)

Peter Downsbrough Two Lines (diptych), 1972

26.04.2016, Two Pipes, random

Peter Downsbrough 26.04.2016, Two Pipes, random 2016 Painted metal tube (1/2 inch [1.3 cm] diameter)

Each unit is 39 3/8 inches (1 meter) tall
Installation dimensions variable
Signed and dated on accompanying certificate
(Inventory #28262)

Peter Downsbrough 26.04.2016, Two Pipes, random, 2016

Boston

Peter Downsbrough Boston 2006 Black & white photograph

Image/paper size:  59 x 88 1/2 inches  (149.9 x 224.8 cm)
(Inventory #23966)

Peter Downsbrough Boston, 2006

Bruxelles

Peter Downsbrough Bruxelles 2006 Black & white photograph

Image/paper size:  59 x 88 1/2 inches  (149.9 x 224.8 cm)
(Inventory #23965)

Peter Downsbrough Bruxelles, 2006

Untitled, London

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, London 1978 Triptych, silver gelatin photographs

Image size: 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches each (14.8 x 22.2 cm each)
Overall frame size: 17 3/4 x 35 1/2 inches (45 x 90 cm)
Edition of 10
Signed, dated, and titled on reverse
(Inventory #25139)

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, London, 1978
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Untitled, Bruxelles

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, Bruxelles 1980 Diptych, silver gelatin photographs

Image size: 4 1/4 x 6 3/8 inches each (10.8 x 16.2 cm each)
Overall frame size: 15 3/4 x 23 5/8 inches (40 x 60 cm)
Edition of 10
Signed, dated, and titled on reverse
(Inventory #25136)

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, Bruxelles, 1980
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Untitled, New York City

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, New York City 1978 Diptych, silver gelatin photographs

Image size: 4 1/4 x 6 3/8 inches each (10.8 x 16.2 cm each)
Overall frame size: 15 3/4 x 23 5/8 inches (40 x 60 cm)
Edition of 10
Signed, dated, and titled on reverse
(Inventory #25135)

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, New York City, 1978
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As, If, Or, To

Peter Downsbrough As, If, Or, To 1995 Set of four silkscreened solid wooden blocks

Edition of 12
Each: 11.81 x 1.97 x 1.97 inches
Installation dimensions variable
Stamped and numbered on accompanying certificate
(Inventory #17628)

Peter Downsbrough As, If, Or, To, 1995
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OR

Peter Downsbrough OR 1987 Ink and tranfser letters on paper

Signed and dated on back
Image/paper size:  11 5/8 x 8 1/4 inches  (29.5 x 21 cm)
(Inventory #18860)

Peter Downsbrough OR, 1987

Untitled (International New York Times, Monday, April 6, 2015)

Peter Downsbrough Untitled (International New York Times, Monday, April 6, 2015) 2015 Newspaper clippings with painted wood on A3 Bristol

Image size:  5 15/16 x 9 1/16 inches  (15.1 x 23 cm)
Paper size:  11 3/4 x 16 5/8 inches  (29.8 x 42.2 cm)
Signed, dated and titled on reverse
(Inventory #27718)

Peter Downsbrough Untitled (International New York Times, Monday, April 6, 2015), 2015

Untitled, Gent

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, Gent 2006 Silver gelatin photograph

Image size: 10 5/16 x 15 7/16 inches (26.2 x 39.2 cm)
Paper size: 12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
Frame size: 24 1/8 x 20 1/4 inches (61.3 x 51.4 cm)
Edition of 10
Signed, dated, and titled on reverse
(Inventory #19676)

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, Gent, 2006

Untitled, New York City

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, New York City 1978 Silver gelatin photograph

Image size: 10 1/16 x 15 inches  (25.6 x 38.1 cm)
Paper size: 12 x 15 7/8 inches  (30.5 x 40.3 cm)
Frame size: 24 1/8 x 20 1/4 inches  (61.3 x 51.4 cm)
Edition of 10
Signed, dated, and titled on reverse
(Inventory #19659)

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, New York City, 1978

Untitled, New York City

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, New York City 1978 Silver gelatin photograph

Image size: 10 1/4 x 15 5/16 inches (26 x 38.9 cm)
Paper size: 12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.3 cm)
Frame size: 24 1/8 x 20 1/4 inches (61.3 x 51.4 cm)
Edition of 10
Signed, dated, and titled on reverse
(Inventory #19660)

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, New York City, 1978

HERE

Peter Downsbrough HERE 2009 Black tape, black self-adhesive letters and 1/2" pipe painted black

Edition of 9
Stamped and dated on an accompanying certificate
40 x 11 1/4 x 1/2 inches  (101.6 x 28.6 x 1.3 cm)
(Inventory #20702)

Peter Downsbrough HERE, 2009

PLACE / AS, OR, TO, IF

Peter Downsbrough PLACE / AS, OR, TO, IF 1990 Wooden box, silkscreened containing a printed sheet and a set of five solid wooden blocks painted and silkscreened

Edition of 40
Signed and numbered with stamp
Block size:  7 1/8 x 1 1/8 x 1 1/8 inches each (18 x 3 x 3 cm each)
Box size:  10 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 15 1/4 inches (26.3 x 4 x 39 cm)
(Inventory #23641)

Peter Downsbrough PLACE / AS, OR, TO, IF, 1990
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NEXT, NEXT

Peter Downsbrough NEXT, NEXT 2007 Inkjet print on paper

Image/paper size: 11 5/8 x 8 1/4 inches (29.5 x 21 cm)
Signed and dated on back
(Inventory #18867)

Peter Downsbrough NEXT, NEXT, 2007

Berlin, 2007

Peter Downsbrough Berlin, 2007 2014 Silver gelatin photograph

Image size:  6 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches  (16.2 x 24.1 cm)
Paper size:  8 1/8 x 10 3/4 inches  (20.6 x 27.3 cm)
Frame size:  14 1/4 x 17 inches  (36.2 x 43.2 cm)
Signed, titled and dated on reverse
(Inventory #28154)

Peter Downsbrough Berlin, 2007, 2014

Berlin, 2015

Peter Downsbrough Berlin, 2015 2015 Silver gelatin photograph

Image size: 6 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches (16 x 24 cm)
Paper size: 8 1/8 x 10 3/4 inches (20.6 x 27.3 cm)
Frame size: 14 1/4 x 17 inches (36.2 x 43.2 cm)
Edition of 5
Signed, titled and dated on reverse
(Inventory #29136)

Peter Downsbrough Berlin, 2015, 2015

Bruxelles, 2003

Peter Downsbrough Bruxelles, 2003 2014 Silver gelatin photograph

Image size:  6 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches  (16 x 24 cm)
Paper size:  8 1/8 x 10 3/4 inches  (20.6 x 27.3 cm)
Frame size:  14 1/4 x 17 inches  (36.2 x 43.2 cm)
Edition of 5
Signed, titled and dated on reverse
(Inventory #28159)

Peter Downsbrough Bruxelles, 2003, 2014

NOW

Peter Downsbrough NOW 1991 Silkscreen on cardboard in four parts

Image/paper size:  17 3/4 x 17 3/4 inches each  (45.1 x 45.1 cm each)
Overall size:  36 x 36 inches  (91.4 x 91.4 cm)
Edition of 5
Signed, numbered and dated on accompanied certificate
(Inventory #27712)

Peter Downsbrough NOW, 1991

PLACE, THE

Peter Downsbrough PLACE, THE 2009 nkjet on A3 paper

Image/paper size:  16 1/2 x 11 5/8  (42 x 29.5 cm)
Signed and dated in pencil verso
(Inventory #21552)

Peter Downsbrough PLACE, THE, 2009

EACH

Peter Downsbrough EACH 2009 Inkjet on monochrom paper

Image/paper size:  7 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches  (20 x 20 cm)
(Inventory #21643)

Peter Downsbrough EACH, 2009

OPEN

Peter Downsbrough OPEN 2009 Inkjet on monochrom paper

Image/paper size:  7 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches  (20 x 20 cm)
Signed and dated in pencil verso
(Inventory #21641)

Peter Downsbrough OPEN, 2009

THE

Peter Downsbrough THE 2013 Bars: painted rectangular metal tube Text: painted metal plate (1/4 inch thick)

Text: painted metal plate (1/4 inch thick)
Wooden case with screenprint
Edition of 20
Signed, numbered, titled and dated on accompanying certificate
THE size:  2 3/8 x 15 5/8 x 1 inches  (6 x 39.7 x 2.5 cm)
Wooden case size:  4 x 27 1/8 x 4 inches each  (10.2 x 68.9 x 10.2 cm each)
(Inventory #25516)

Peter Downsbrough THE, 2013

AS AS

Peter Downsbrough AS AS 1995 Two woodblocks

8 1/4 x 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 inches each  (21 x 4.8 x 4.8 cm)
(Inventory #19886)

Peter Downsbrough AS AS, 1995

THE THEN

Peter Downsbrough THE THEN 2018 Ink on paper, painted wood in and all made on matchbox

Installation size varies
Closed size:  2 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 1 inches  (6.7 x 12.1 x 2.5 cm)
Fully opened size:  2 5/8 x 9 x 1 inches  (6.7 x 22.9 x 2.5 cm)
Edition of 15
Signed and dated on reverse in graphite
(Inventory #29452)

Peter Downsbrough THE THEN, 2018
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Untitled

Peter Downsbrough Untitled 2001 Lithographs

Edition of 30
23.62 x 11.81 inches  (60 x 30.2 cm)
(Inventory #20474)

Peter Downsbrough Untitled, 2001

Exhibition View

Peter Downsbrough Exhibition View 2014

Summer Show at MoMA, New York, New York

Sites of Reason: A Selection of Recent Acquisitions
June 11–September 28, 2014

Peter Downsbrough Exhibition View, 2014

Public Commission

Peter Downsbrough Public Commission 2006
Peter Downsbrough Public Commission, 2006

Private Commission

Peter Downsbrough Private Commission 2006 Southern France
Peter Downsbrough Private Commission, 2006

Related Information

  • Artist’s Exhibitions at Krakow Witkin Gallery
  • Peter Downsbrough Biography
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