• Photographs auction at Christies

    Sale 2206

    Photographs

    8 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 827

    TINA BARNEY (B. 1945)

    The Boys, 1990

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TINA BARNEY (B. 1945)
    The Boys, 1990
    chromogenic print
    signed, dated and numbered '1/5' in ink (on the recto)
    30 x 38½in. (76.2 x 97.8cm.)


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    In an interview, Barney describes her career: 'Thats how it all began. My children were growing up and I felt that this perfect sort of existence was disappearing.' (Tina Barney, BOMB 50/Winter 1995)

    Literature

    Tina Barney Photographs: Theater of Manners, Scalo, 1997, p. 144-145


    Exhibited

    Photographic Tableaux: Tina Barney's Family Album, Columbus Museum of Art; Parish Museum of Art; Allentown Art Museum, January 1999 - September 1999