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    Sale 7704

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sale

    11 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 27

    Andreas Gursky (b. 1955)

    Prada III

    Price Realised  


    Andreas Gursky (b. 1955)
    Prada III
    colour coupler print face mounted on Diasec in wooden artist frame
    67 x 118¼in. (170.2 x 300.4cm.)
    Executed in 1998, this work is number two from an edition of six

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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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    Anon. sale, Phillips de Pury & Luxembourg, 12 November 2001, lot 40.
    Anon. sale, Christie's New York, 9 May 2006, lot 93.
    Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    S. Gronert, D. Diederichsen and R. Rugoff, Grosse Illusionen: Thomas Demand, Andreas Gursky, Edward Ruscha, Bonn 1999 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 64).
    Lucinda Devlin, Andreas Gursky, Candida Höfer: Rooms, exh. cat., Bregenz, Kunsthaus, 1999 (another from the edition illustrated, pp. 36-37).
    The Eye Club, exh. cat., San Francisco, Fraenkel Gallery, 2003 (illustrated in colour, pl. 48).