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    Sale 1905

    Post War and Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 330

    Cindy Sherman (b. 1954)

    Untitled (Film Still #12)

    Price Realised  

    Cindy Sherman (b. 1954)
    Untitled (Film Still #12)
    signed, numbered and dated 'Cindy Sherman 1/10 1978' (on the reverse)
    gelatin silver print
    8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm.)
    Executed in 1978. This work is number one from an edition of ten.


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    Provenance

    Metro Pictures, New York


    Literature

    A.C. Danto, Cindy Sherman Untitled Film Stills, Munich 1990.
    R. Krauss, Cindy Sherman 1975-1993, New York 1993, p. 16 (illustrated). C. Sherman, Cindy Sherman: The Complete Untitled Film Stills, New York 2003, pp. 96-97 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    New York, The Museum of Modern Art, The Complete Untitled Film Stills, Cindy Sherman, June-September 1997, pp. 96-97 (illustrated; another example exhibited).
    Los Angeles, The Museum of Contemporary Art; Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art; Prague, Galerie Rudolfinum; London, Barbican Art Gallery; Musée d'Art Contemporain de Bordeaux; Sydney, Museum of Contemporary Art; Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario; Cindy Sherman Retrospective, November 1997-January 2000, p. 61 (illustrated; another example exhibited).
    Paris, Jeu de Paume; Kunsthaus Bregenz; Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art and Berlin, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Cindy Sherman, May 2006-September 2007, pp. 37 and 241 (illustrated; another example exhibited).