• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 7835

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    12 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 155

    Wolfgang Tillmans (b. 1968)

    Metro Ticket

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Wolfgang Tillmans (b. 1968)
    Metro Ticket
    colour coupler print mounted on Sintra
    86 5/8 x 57 1/8in. (220 x145cm.)
    Executed in 1998, this work is unique in this format


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    Provenance

    Maureen Paley Interim Art, London.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this lot should be starred in the catalogue.


    Literature

    Wolfgang Tillmans: If One Thing Matters, Everything Matters, exh. cat., London, Tate Britain, 2003 (illustrated, p. 157).