• Post-War & Contemporary Aftern auction at Christies

    Sale 2221

    Post-War & Contemporary Afternoon Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 431

    NAN GOLDIN (B. 1953)

    Self-Portrait

    Price Realised  

    NAN GOLDIN (B. 1953)
    Self-Portrait
    triptych--Cibachrome prints
    each: 25½ x 38¼ in. (64.7 x 97.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1980-1992. This work is a unique compilation of three photographs. (3)


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    Provenance

    Matthew Marks Gallery, New York


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    Self-Portrait in blue bathroom, London, 1980:
    N. Goldin, M. Heiferman, M. Holborn & S. Fletcher, Nan Goldin: The Ballad of Sexual Dependency, New York, 1986, p. 22 (illustrated).

    Nan after being battered, 1984:
    N. Goldin, M. Heiferman, M. Holborn & S. Fletcher, Nan Goldin: The Ballad of Sexual Dependency, New York, 1986, p. 83 (illustrated).
    N. Goldin, T. Kawachi, Nan Goldin, Couples and Loneliness, Tokyo 1998, pp. 40-41 (another example illustrated).

    Self-portrait on the train, Germany, 1992:
    N. Goldin and D. Armstrong, A Double Life, Zurich 1994, p. 181 (another example illustrated).
    N. Goldin, Nan Goldin, Graz 1995, p. 17, no. 50 (another example illustrated).
    E. Troncy, Nan Goldin-White Light, White Heat, New York 1995, p. 45, no. 207 (another example illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Naples, PAN Contemporary Art Museum, NAPOLI PRESENTE Posizioni e Prospettive dell-Arte Contemporarea, 2005.


    Self-Portrait in blue bathroom, London, 1980
    New York, Pace MacGill Gallery, Nan Goldin, April-June 1993 (another print exhibited).
    Basel, Kunsthalle, Welt Moral: Moralvorstellungen in der Kunst Heute, April-July 1994, p. 73, (illustrated, another print exhibited).
    Paris, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Nan Goldin: The Golden Years, October-December 1995, (illustrated, another print exhibited).
    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Wolfsburg, Kunstmuseum;
    Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; Winterthur Fotomuseum; Vienna, Kunsthalle; Prague, Galerie Rudolfinum; Nan Goldin: I'll be your Mirror, October 1996-January 1997, pp. 2-3 (another print exhibited).
    Luxembourg, Casino du Luxembourg; The 90's a Family of Man: Images de l'homme dans l'art contemporain, October-November 1997, p. 80 (illustrated)
    Los Angeles, Gagosian Gallery, Reflections through a Golden Eye: 1975-1988), 1988, (another print exhibited).
    Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Emotions & Relations-Nan Goldin, David Armstrong, Mark Morrisroe, Jack Pierson, Philip Lorca diCorcia, March-June 1998, p. 10 (illustrated, another print exhibited).
    Nantes, Muse des Beaux-Arts, REMIX: images photographiques, November 1998-March 1999, pp. 2-3 (illustrated, another print exhibited).

    Nan after being battered, 1984
    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Nan Goldin: I'll Be Your Mirror, October 1996-January 1997, pp. 198-199 (illustrated, another print exhibited).
    Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Emotions & Relations - Nan Goldin, David Armstrong, Mark Morrisroe, Jack Pierson, Philip Lorca diCorcia, March-June 1998, p. 54 (illustrated, another print exhibited).

    Self-portrait on the train, Germany, 1992
    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, 1993 Biennial, February-June 1993 (illustrated; another example exhibited).
    New York, Pace/MacGill Gallery, Nan Goldin, April-June 1993 (another example exhibited).
    Basel, Kunsthalle, Welt Moral: Moralvorstellungen in der Kunts Heute, April-June 1994, p. 75 (illustrated; another example exhibited).
    Paris, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Nan Goldin- The Golden Years, October-December 1995 (illustrated; another example exhibited).
    Bordeaux, capc Muse d'Art Contemporain, Urgence, January-March 1996, p. 6 (another example exhibited).
    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Wolfsburg, Kunstmuseum; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; Winterthur, Fotomuseum; Vienna, Kunsthalle; and Prague, Galerie Rudolfinum, I'll be Your Mirror, October 1996-January 1997, pp. 350-351 (illustrated on the cover; another example exhibited).
    Los Angeles, Gagosian Gallery, Reflections through a Golden Eye 1975-1998, March-April 1998 (another example exhibited).
    Milwaukee Art Museum; and Aspen Art Museum, Identity Crisis: Self-Portrait at the End of the Century, September 1997-February 1998, p. 38, no. 24 (illustrated; another example exhibited).