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    Sale 7619

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    21 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 372

    Hiroshi Sugimoto (b. 1948)

    Union City Drive-In #701

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Hiroshi Sugimoto (b. 1948)
    Union City Drive-In #701
    blind stamped with title and number 'UNION CITY DRIVE-IN 5/25 701' (on the lower margin)
    gelatin silver print
    18 x 23in. (47 x 60.4cm.)
    Executed in 1993, this work is number five from an edition of twenty-five


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    Provenance

    Sonnabend Gallery, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    T. Kellein, Hiroshi Sugimoto: Time Exposed, London 1995, (another one from the edition illustrated, p. 60).
    G.R. Denson, "Belichtung und Erleuchtung: das Phänomen des hermeneutischen Zirkels in Hiroshi Sugimotos kontemplativer Photographie", in Parkett, no. 46, Zurich 1996 (another one from the edition illustrated, p. 147).


    Exhibited

    Locarno, Galleria SPSAS, Motion Picture by Sugimoto, August-September 1995 (another one from the edition illustrated, unpaged).
    Tokyo, Mori Art Museum and Washington D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithonian Institution, Hiroshi Sugimoto, September 2005-May 2006 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 95).
    Madrid, Sala de Exposiciones de la Fundaciòn La Caixa and Lisboa, Centro Cultural de Belémoa, Sugimoto, May 1998-January 1999 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 53).