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    Sale 11950

    Photographs

    6 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 137

    Marco Breuer (B. 1966)

    Pan (C-366), 2003

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    Marco Breuer (B. 1966)
    Pan (C-366), 2003
    unique chromogenic print
    signed, titled, dated in pencil (verso); credited, titled, dated on affixed typed gallery label (frame backing board)
    image/sheet: 23 1/2 x 19 5/8 in. (59.7 x 49.9 cm.)


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    The present work exemplifies Breuer's practice of subjecting his photographs to a range of hand-applied treatments such as folding, scoring, burning, or in this case, scraping the photographic paper to create delicate line-work and textures and to challenge traditional photographic image-making.