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    Sale 2252

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 304

    JOCK STURGES (B. 1947)

    Standing on Water, 1991

    Price Realised  

    JOCK STURGES (B. 1947)
    Standing on Water, 1991
    Philadephia: Paul Cava Gallery, 1991. 10 gelatin silver prints each signed, titled, dated, numbered '1/40' in pencil, copyright credit and portfolio stamp (on the verso); each 22¼ x 17¾in. (56.3 x 45cm.) or the reverse; each with a mylar and tissue wrapper; text inserts numbered '1' in pencil (on the colophon); accompanied by an additional gelatin silver print Marine, The Last Day, Summer, Number 2, Montalivet, France, 1985; signed, titled, dated, number '2/40', copyright credit in pencil and portfolio stamp (on the verso) 22¼ x 17¾in. (56.3 x 45cm.); contained in a large folio clamshell case with linen covers and stenciled title
    each signed, titled, dated and numbered '1/40' and copyright marks (on the verso) (11)


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    Provenance

    Paul Cava Gallery, Philadelphia, 1991;
    Christie's, New York, June 26, 1997, lot 174.


    Post Lot Text

    The images comprise: Marine, The Last Day of Summer; Flore and Frederique; Julie and her Mother; Famille DeSaxce; La Marmaille; Marine, Jeanne, Gaelle, and Two Alexandras Standing; Two Alexandras, Gaelle, Jeanne and Marine; Danielle; Nicholas and Christian; and C.