• Post-War & Contemporary Aftern auction at Christies

    Sale 2221

    Post-War & Contemporary Afternoon Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 353

    CINDY SHERMAN (B. 1954)

    Untitled Film Still #15

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    CINDY SHERMAN (B. 1954)
    Untitled Film Still #15
    signed, numbered and dated 'Cindy Sherman 1978 AP 1/1' (on the reverse)
    gelatin silver print
    20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1978. This work is the artist's proof from an edition of one plus one artist's proof.


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    Provenance

    Metro Pictures, New York


    Literature

    "Cindy Sherman: Untitled Film Stills," Paris Review, no. 82, 1982, p. 136 (illustrated).
    P. Schjeldahl, Cindy Sherman, New York, 1984, pl. no. 13 (illustrated).
    A. D'Hooghe, "Cindy Sherman: Qui est cette Femme?," Cliches, no. 31, 1986, p. 48 (illustrated).
    C. Sherman, CS: Cindy Sherman, Tokyo, 1987, p. 23 (illustrated).
    A. C. Danto, Untitled Film Stills: Cindy Sherman, New York, 1990, pl. 13 (illustrated).
    R. Krauss and N. Bryson, Cindy Sherman 1973-1993, New York, 1993, p. 65 (illustrated).
    J-C Fleury, "Cindy Sherman: Portrait d'une Inconnue," Camera International, no. 40, Summer 1995, no. 15 (illustrated).
    A. Adato, "Camera at Work," Life Magazine, May 1996, p. 124 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum of Modern Art, Cindy Sherman, 1982,
    no. 13 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    St. Etienne, France, Muse d'Art et d'Industrie, Cindy Sherman, 1983-1984, p. 9 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    Phoenix, Phoenix Art Museum, Altered Egos: Samaras, Sherman, Wegman, January-February 1986, no. 9 (another example exhibited).
    New York, Whitney Museum of Modern Art, Cindy Sherman, July-October 1987, no. 13 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    Milan, Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Cindy Sherman, 1990, p. 22 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    Kunsthalle Basel; Munich, Staatsgalerie Moderner Kunst; London, White Chapel Art Gallery, Cindy Sherman, March-September 1991, p. 16 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    Monterrey, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, Becher, Mapplethorpe, Sherman, 1992, no. 4 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    Dublin, Irish Museum of Art, Julião Sarmento and Cindy Sherman: From Beyond the Pale, 1994, no. 31 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    New York, Museum of Modern Art, Recent Acquisitions, 1995 (another example exhibited).
    Washington D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Directions Cindy Sherman: Film Stills, March-June 1995, no. 15 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    Deichtorhallen Hamburg; Malmö Konsthall and Kunstmuseum Luzern, Cindy Sherman: Photographien 1975-1995, May 1995-February 1996, (another example exhibited).