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    Sale 7665

    International Modern and Contemporary Art

    30 April 2008, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 130

    Shirin Neshat (Iranian, b. 1957)

    Untitled (from the "Soliloquy" series)

    Price Realised  

    Shirin Neshat (Iranian, b. 1957)
    Untitled (from the "Soliloquy" series)
    signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Shirin Neshat "Soliloquy" Series, 1999 3/5' (on the reverse)
    gelatin silver print
    40 x 60in. (101.6 x 152.4cm.)
    Executed in 1999, this work is number three from an edition of five


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    Provenance

    Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    Shirin Neshat, exh. cat., Vienna, Kunsthalle Wien and London, Serpentine Gallery, 2000 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 50). Shirin Neshat, exh. cat., New York, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, 2001 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 65).
    Shirin Neshat, exh. cat., Turin, Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, 2002 (another from the edition illustrated, pp. 126-7).