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    Sale 12204

    Photographs

    5 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 244

    Ana Mendieta (1948–1985)

    Untitled, from Silueta Series, Iowa, 1979

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Ana Mendieta (1948–1985)
    Untitled, from Silueta Series, Iowa, 1979
    chromogenic print
    stamped photographer's and Raquelin Mendieta's [Estate Administrator] signatures (verso); credited, titled and dated on affixed gallery and exhibition labels (frame backing board)
    image: 6 3/4 x 10 in. (17.2 x 24.5 cm.)
    sheet: 8 x 10 in. (20.4 x 25.5 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Galerie Lelong, New York;
    acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Ana Mendieta: Earth Body, Sculpture and Performance 1972-1985, the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., 2004, p. 173.


    Exhibited

    Washington D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden; Des Moines, Iowa, Des Moines Art Center; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Miami, Florida, Miami Art Museum; Ana Mendieta: Sculpture and Performance, 1972–85, October 2004January 2006, no. 54.