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    Sale 1905

    Post War and Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 494

    Bernd & Hilla Becher (b. 1931 and b. 1934)

    Cooling Towers, Ruhr District

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Bernd & Hilla Becher (b. 1931 and b. 1934)
    Cooling Towers, Ruhr District
    signed, titled and dated 'COOLING TOWERS RUHR DISTRICT Bernhard Becher Hilla Becher 1983' (on the reverse of the first photograph) and each numbered consecutively '(1-9)' (on the reverse)
    nine gelatin silver prints mounted on board
    each: 16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1983. (9)


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    Provenance

    Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection