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    Sale 2125

    Contemporary Photographs

    13 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 16

    SCOTT PETERMAN (b. 1968)

    New York 14 D, 2007

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    SCOTT PETERMAN (b. 1968)
    New York 14 D, 2007
    chromogenic print face-mounted on plexiglas
    signed on a label affixed (on the frame backing); number 6 from an edition of 10
    50 x 40in. (127 x 101.6cm.)


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    This image was shot for the cover of Condé Nast Porfolio magazine's debut issue. A recreation of Berenice Abbott's iconic image, New York At Night, Peterman took this picture from the 86th floor of the Empire State Building. The resulting image is part of the "Megacities" series.
    Peterman was featured at the Venice Biennale, Spring 2006.

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the edition number for this work is 6/10.


    Literature

    Condé Nast Portfolio, May 2007, cover