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    Sale 7619

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    21 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 369

    Cindy Sherman (b. 1954)

    Untitled Film Still # 20

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Cindy Sherman (b. 1954)
    Untitled Film Still # 20
    signed, numbered and dated 'Cindy Sherman 8/10 1978' (on the reverse)
    gelatin silver print
    7½ x 9½in. (20 x 24cm.)
    Executed in 1978, this work is number eight from an edition of ten


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    Provenance

    Metro Pictures, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    Cindy Sherman, New York, 1984 (another from the edition illustrated, pl. 16).
    R. Krauss and N. Bryson, Cindy Sherman 1975-1993, New York, 1993 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 26).
    A. Cruz, E.A.T. Smith and A. Jones, Cindy Sherman: Retrospective, Ostfildern, 1998 (another from the edition illustrated, pl. 21)
    The Museum of Modern Art, The Complete Untitled Film Stills: Cindy Sherman, New York 2003 (another from the edition illustrated, pp.22-23).