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    Sale 2150

    First Open Post-War and Contemporary Art

    11 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 114

    VIK MUNIZ (B. 1961)

    After Van Gogh (Pictures of Color)

    Price Realised  

    VIK MUNIZ (B. 1961)
    After Van Gogh (Pictures of Color)
    signed and dated 'Vik Muniz 2001' (on a paper label affixed to the backing board)
    color coupler print
    60 x 45 in. (152.4 x 114.3 cm.)
    Executed in 2001. This work is artist's proof number two from an edition of five plus five artists proofs.


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    Provenance

    Brent Sikkema, New York
    Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York


    Literature

    L. Martin, ed., Reflex: A Vik Muniz Primer, New York 2005 p. 144 (illustrated).
    J. Elkins, M. Dos Anjos, S. Rice, Obra Incompleta: Vik Muniz, Rio de Janeiro 2004, p. 209 (illustrated).
    Vik Muniz, exh. cat. Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Rome 2003 p. 164 (illustrated).