• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2089

    Open House

    14 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 10

    Wolfgang Tillmans (b. 1968)

    Window, New Inn Yard
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Window, New Inn Yard ph 3 97 pr WT 11 98 8/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1997. This work is number eight from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Window Box
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'windowbox ph 6.00 pr WT 700 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 2000. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Roadworks 98
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'roadworks 98 ph pr WT99 4/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1998. This work is number four from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Dachshund
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Dachshund ph 1095 pr WT 1299 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1995. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Faltenwurf (Schwarz)
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Faltenwurf (Schwarz) Ph 1/96 pr.WT 296 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1991-1996. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Metro Ticket
    signed, inscribed, titled and numbered and dated 'Metroticket ph 1298 pr WT 599 8/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1999. This work is number eight from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Suit
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Suit 10 97 4/10 + 1 pr WT 00 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1997. This work is number four from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Eichen
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Eichen ph 99 pr WT 99 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Lily and Oak
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Lily & Oak ph 99 pr WT 99 pr WT 99 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Sandcastle
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'sandcastle ph 6 00 pr WT 00 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 2000. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Roadworks 2000
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'roadwork 2000 PH 2-0 Pr WT 4-00 4/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 2000. This work is number four from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Rat on Trash Bag
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'rat on trash bags Ph. 11.95 PR WT 4:00 8/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1995. This work is number eight from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Faltenwurf (Green) I
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Faltenwurf (green) I ph 00 pr WT 900 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 2000. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Indian Corn and Pomegranate
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'indian corn & pomegranate ph 1094 pr WT 800 7/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1994. This work is number seven from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Still Life Grays Inn Road II 99
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Still life Grays Inn Road II PH 699 pr WT '00 1/10 + Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 2000. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof. (15)

    Price Realised  

    Wolfgang Tillmans (b. 1968)
    Window, New Inn Yard
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Window, New Inn Yard ph 3 97 pr WT 11 98 8/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1997. This work is number eight from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Window Box
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'windowbox ph 6.00 pr WT 700 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 2000. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Roadworks 98
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'roadworks 98 ph pr WT99 4/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1998. This work is number four from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Dachshund
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Dachshund ph 1095 pr WT 1299 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1995. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Faltenwurf (Schwarz)
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Faltenwurf (Schwarz) Ph 1/96 pr.WT 296 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1991-1996. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Metro Ticket
    signed, inscribed, titled and numbered and dated 'Metroticket ph 1298 pr WT 599 8/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1999. This work is number eight from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Suit
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Suit 10 97 4/10 + 1 pr WT 00 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1997. This work is number four from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Eichen
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Eichen ph 99 pr WT 99 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Lily and Oak
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Lily & Oak ph 99 pr WT 99 pr WT 99 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Sandcastle
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'sandcastle ph 6 00 pr WT 00 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 2000. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Roadworks 2000
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'roadwork 2000 PH 2-0 Pr WT 4-00 4/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 2000. This work is number four from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Rat on Trash Bag
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'rat on trash bags Ph. 11.95 PR WT 4:00 8/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1995. This work is number eight from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Faltenwurf (Green) I
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Faltenwurf (green) I ph 00 pr WT 900 1/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (40.6 x 30.5 cm.)
    Executed in 2000. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Indian Corn and Pomegranate
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'indian corn & pomegranate ph 1094 pr WT 800 7/10 + 1 Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1994. This work is number seven from an edition of ten plus one artist proof.

    Still Life Grays Inn Road II 99
    signed, inscribed, titled, numbered and dated 'Still life Grays Inn Road II PH 699 pr WT '00 1/10 + Wolfgang Tillmans' (on the reverse)
    Cibachrome print
    12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm.)
    Executed in 2000. This work is number one from an edition of ten plus one artist proof. (15)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Provenance

    Neugerriemschneider, Berlin
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Literature

    1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, W. Tillmans,If One Thing Matters, Everything Matters, London, 2003, p. 140, 186, 148, 157, 141, 177, 107, 86 (other examples illustrated in color).
    2, 10, 12, W. Tillmans, et. al., Wolfgang Tillmans, London, 2002, p. 43, 47 (other examples illustrated in color).