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    Sale 11960

    First Open | London

    14 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 207

    Vik Muniz (B. 1961)

    Picking Flowers in a Field, After Mary Cassatt (Pictures Of Magazines 2)

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    Vik Muniz (B. 1961)
    Picking Flowers in a Field, After Mary Cassatt (Pictures Of Magazines 2)
    signed and dated 'Vik Muniz 2012' (on a label affixed to the reverse)
    digital C-print mounted on aluminium
    71 x 96in. (180.3 x 243.8cm.)
    Executed in 2012, this work is number four from an edition of six plus four artist's proofs


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    Provenance

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


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Xippas, Vik Muniz: Pictures of Magazines 2, 2012 (another from the edition exhibited).
    San Francisco, Rena Bransten Gallery, Vik Muniz: Pictures of Magazines 2, 2012 (another from the edition exhibited).
    Hong Kong, Ben Brown Fine Arts, Vik Muniz: Pictures of Magazines 2, 2012 (another from the edition exhibited, illustrated in colour, pp. 42-43).