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    Peter Tunney
    Courage and Honor
    Fiberglass resin
    Standing Cow | Head Up
    95" long x 29" wide x 57" high
    Girth: 83" around stomach
    Standing Cow Weight: 100 pounds
    Stand: 200 pounds
    This is a unique work
    This cow will be "grazing" at the Industry City - Brooklyn Pasture until September 30
    Starting Bid: $1,000

    This lot will be held at a warehouse in Industry City, Brooklyn, New York after the auction and CowParade 2021. The buyer will be responsible for pick up or shipping arrangements from this location. For a shipping quote, please contact AirSea at nydomesticteam@airseapackingus.com or 718-937-6800.

    Imaged by Gustavo Campos

    Artist: Peter Tunney
    Since declaring himself an artist in 1987, Tunney delivers his messages of Grattitude, Don't Panic, The Time Is Always Now, Fear Less, Love More and Change the Way You See Everything to a vast and global audience. In addition to his paintings, his dynamic textual images blanket New York City as giant billboards. Like magic, these billboards spontaneously appear and disappear, an intentional phenomenon as Tunney himself is a trained magician. Tunney happily lives and works between New York and Miami with his wife Amy, their 6-year-old son Arthur - affectionately known as "Art" - and daughter, Sonnet, born on July 4th 2018.

    Proceeds from this auction will go to God's Love We Deliver
    God's Love We Deliver cooks and home-delivers nutritious, medically tailored meals for people too sick to shop or cook for themselves. To support the health of our clients, we also provide ongoing nutrition assessment, education, and counseling. God's Love is a non-sectarian organization serving people in need and their children and caregivers. All of our services are provided free to clients and full of love.

    About God's Love We Deliver CowParade 2021:
    God's Love We Deliver is excited to be working with CowParade as its exclusive charity partner, to bring the cows back to New York City after 20 years. Fifty life-size fiberglass cows will be painted, adorned and magically transformed by an eclectic group of artists and designers.

    Each cow will be sponsored by businesses and individuals all to benefit the work of God's Love We Deliver. The cows will be on display throughout the city's boroughs this summer.



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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    Sep-Oct, 2021
    30th-7th Thursday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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