• The American Landscape: Color  auction at Christies

    Sale 2205

    The American Landscape: Color Photographs from the Collection of Bruce and Nancy Berman

    7 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 26

    WILLIAM CHRISTENBERRY (B. 1936)

    31 Cent Gasoline Sign, Near Greensboro, Alabama, 1964; and Corn Sign with Storm Cloud, Near Greensboro, Alabama, 1977

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    WILLIAM CHRISTENBERRY (B. 1936)
    31 Cent Gasoline Sign, Near Greensboro, Alabama, 1964; and Corn Sign with Storm Cloud, Near Greensboro, Alabama, 1977
    2 digital pigment prints; printed 1995
    each signed by the artist (on the verso); each from an edition of 25
    3¼ x 4¾in. (8.4 x 12.1cm.); and 3¼ x 5in. (8.4 x 12.7cm.) (2)


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    Provenance

    Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York


    Literature

    Christenberry, Southern Photographs, Aperture, Inc., 1983, pl. 35 and 62; Christenberry, Reconstruction, University Press of Mississippi, 1996, pp. 104 and 105; William Christenberry: Disappearing Places, Richter Verlag, 2002, p. 60