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    Sale 7619

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    21 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 450

    Hiroshi Sugimoto (b. 1948)

    Hall of Thirty Three Bays

    Price Realised  

    Hiroshi Sugimoto (b. 1948)
    Hall of Thirty Three Bays
    signed 'Hiroshi Sugimoto' (on the mount); blind stamped with number '6/25 030' (on lower margin)
    gelatin silver print
    17 1/2 x 23 5/8in. (44.3 x 59.9cm.)
    Executed in 1995, this work is number six from an edition of twenty-five


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    Provenance

    Albion Gallery, London
    Private Collection, London.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot should have a dagger symbol in the catalogue.


    Literature

    G. R. Denson, "Belichtung und Erleuchtung: das Phänomen des hermeneutischen Zirkels in Hiroshi Sugimotos kontemplativer Photographie", in Parkett, no. 46, Zurich 1996 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 151).