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    Sale 11950

    Photographs

    6 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 129

    Hiroshi Sugimoto (B. 1948)

    Gemsbok, 1980

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Hiroshi Sugimoto (B. 1948)
    Gemsbok, 1980
    gelatin silver print, mounted on card
    signed in pencil (mount, recto); blindstamped title, date, and numbers '12/25', '121' (margin); credited, titled, dated and numbered on affixed typed gallery label (frame backing)
    image: 16 5/8 x 21 ¼ in. (42.3 x 54 cm.)
    sheet: 18 7/8 x 22 ¾ in. (48 x 57.8 cm.)
    mount: 20 x 24 in. (50.9 x 61 cm.)
    This work is number 12 from the edition of 25.


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    Provenance

    The artist;
    Acquired from the above by the Estate of Ileana Sonnabend;
    By descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    WORKS FROM THE COLLECTION OF ILEANA SONNABEND AND THE ESTATE OF NINA CASTELLI SUNDELL


    Literature

    Kerry Brougher and David Elliot, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C./Mori Art Museum, Tokyo/Hatje Cantze Verlag, 2005, p. 53.
    Hiroshi Sugimoto, Hiroshi Sugimoto: Dioramas, Damiani Srl/Mastumoto Editions, New York, 2014, p. 79.