16 November 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 23,750
Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
Candida Höfer (b. 1944)
Bibliothèque Nationale de France XIII
signed, titled, numbered and dated 'C Höfer BNF Paris XIII 1998 1/6' (on a paper label affixed to the backing board)
chromogenic print mounted on board
image: 23 ¾ x 30 3/8 in. (60.3 x 77 cm.)
sheet: 33 ½ x 39 ¾ in. (85.1 x 101 cm.)
Executed in 1998. This work is number one from an edition of six.
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The Estate of Ileana Sonnabend, acquired directly from the artist
By descent from the above to the present owner
WORKS FROM THE COLLECTION OF ILEANA SONNABEND AND THE ESTATE OF NINA CASTELLI SUNDELL
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