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    Sale 1970

    Post-War And Contemporary First Open

    1 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 78

    Gunther Forg (b. 1952)

    Villa Wittgenstein Vienna 26/87

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    Estimate

    Gunther Forg (b. 1952)
    Villa Wittgenstein Vienna 26/87
    color coupler print in artist's frame
    104¾ x 55½ in. (266 x 140.9 cm.)
    Executed in 1986-1987. This work is unique.


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    Provenance

    Luhring Augustine & Hodes Gallery, New York


    Literature

    "Insert Günther Förg," PARKETT, vol. 12, 1987, p. 121 (illustrated in color).
    "Dallas and Fort Worth Photography in Contemporary German Art," Burlington Magazine, vol. 134, 1992, p. 556 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; Dallas Museum of Art, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Saint Louis Art Museum; New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Los Angeles, Lannan Foundation; Cologne, Museum Ludwig; Basel, Museum für Gegenwartskunst; Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Photography in Contemporary German Art: 1960 to the Present, February 1992-October 1994.