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    Sale 5417

    Post-War & Contemporary Art

    2 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 552

    Thomas Ruff (b. 1958)

    Nudes nu07

    Price Realised  

    Thomas Ruff (b. 1958)
    Nudes nu07
    signed, numbered and dated 'T Ruff, 2000, 4/5' (on the backing board)
    Chromogenic print
    48½ x 35½in. (123.1 x 90.1 cm.)
    Executed in 2000, this work is number four from an edition of five


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby's New York, 16 May 2002, lot 354.
    David Zwirner Gallery, Inc., New York.
    Private Collection, New York.


    Literature

    T. Ruff & M. Houellebecq, Thomas Ruff Nudes, New York 2003 (illustrated in colour, p. 107).