• Post-War & Contemporary Aftern auction at Christies

    Sale 2221

    Post-War & Contemporary Afternoon Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 406

    THOMAS STRUTH (B. 1954)

    Museé d'Orsay II, Paris

    Price Realised  

    THOMAS STRUTH (B. 1954)
    Museé d'Orsay II, Paris
    signed, titled, inscribed, numbered and dated 'Museé d'Orsay II Paris 1989 Printed in 1992 10/10 Thomas Struth' (on the reverse)
    color coupler print mounted on Plexiglas
    88¼ x 72 in. (224.3 x 182.9 cm.)
    Executed in 1989. This work is number ten from an edition of ten.


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    Provenance

    Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
    Anon. sale, Christie's New York, 16 November 2000, lot 13
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Literature

    H. Belting, ed., Thomas Struth: Museum Photographs, Munich, 1993, no. 6, p. 41, illustrated.
    C. Balth, The Beauty of Intimacy: Lens and Paper, The Hague, 2000, p. 141.


    Exhibited

    Miami, Museum of Contemporary Art, Painting into Photography, Photography into Painting, December 1996-February 1997, p. 47, (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    Duisburg, Museum Küppersmüle--Sammlung Grothe, Photo Und Papier, February-May 2000 (another example exhibited).
    Pittsburgh, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh Collects, February- April 1993 (another example exhibited).