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    Sale 11960

    First Open | London

    14 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 208

    Vik Muniz (B. 1961)

    Karl Marx (Pictures of Caviar)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Vik Muniz (B. 1961)
    Karl Marx (Pictures of Caviar)
    signed and dated 'Vik Muniz 2004' (on a label affixed to the reverse)
    digital C-print mounted on aluminium
    60 x 48in. (152.4 x 122cm.)
    Executed in 2004, this work is artist's proof number one from an edition of ten plus four artist's proofs


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    This Lot is transferred to an offsite warehouse ‘Cadogan Tate’ at the close of business on the day of the sale. We will give you 2 weeks free storage from the date of the sale and after that point charges apply. All other lots will be held at Christie''s South Kensington until 5pm the fifth Friday after the sale. It will then be transferred to Cadogan Tate.


    Provenance

    Galerie Xippas, Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2006.


    Literature

    P. Correa do Lago and M. Arcuri (eds.), Vik Muniz Obra Completa 1987-2009, Brazil 2009 (illustrated in colour, p. 530).