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    Sale 1999

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 422

    LAURIE SIMMONS (B. 1949)

    Walking Purse (Color)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    LAURIE SIMMONS (B. 1949)
    Walking Purse (Color)
    signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Walking Purse 1989 4/5 Laurie Simmons' (on a paper label affixed to the backing)
    Cibachrome print
    64 x 46 in. (162.6 x 116.8 cm.)
    Executed in 1989. This work is number four from an edition of five.


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    Provenance

    Metro Pictures, New York
    Theoretical Events, Naples


    Literature

    K. Linker, Laurie Simmons Walking Talking Lying, New York, 2005, p. 34 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    New York, International Center of Photography Midtown, Commodity Image, April-July 1993 (another example exhibited).