• Post-War & Contemporary Art Da auction at Christies

    Sale 12245

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    7 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 318

    Thomas Struth (b. 1954)

    Swinemünder Brücke, Berlin 1992

    Estimate

    Thomas Struth (b. 1954)
    Swinemünder Brücke, Berlin 1992
    numbered ‘3/10’ (on the backing board)
    chromogenic print in artist’s frame
    image: 19 7/8 x 27 ½in. (50.5 x 70cm.)
    overall: 29 7/8 x 37in. (76 x 94cm.)
    Executed in 1992, this work in number three from an edition of ten


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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Galerie Max Hetzler, Cologne.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in the early 1990s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED LADY


    Literature

    R. Sennett, Struth, Unconscious Places, Munich 2012, no. 4901, p. 259 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 204).


    Exhibited

    Frankfurt, Fototage, Deutsche Kunstfotografie der 90er Jahre, 1993 (another from the edition exhibited).
    Saint Louis, The Saint Louis Art Museum, Currents 56 - Thomas Struth, 1993-1994 (another from the edition exhibited).Bonn, Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Deutsch Kunst mit Photographie - Die 90er Jahre, 1994 (another from the edition exhibited). Bonn, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Strassen, 1995 (another from the edition exhibited and illustrated, p. 94).
    Saint Louis, The Saint Louis Art Museum, German Art Now, 2003 (another from the edition exhibited).
    Berlin, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin Biennale, 2004 (another from the edition exhibited).
    Frankfurt, Städel Museum, German Art - Deutsche Kunst aus amerikanischer Sicht, 2004 (another from the edition exhibited).
    Brussels, ING Ausstellungshalle, Visit(e) - Contemporary art collection of the Federal Republic of Germany, 2007 (another from the edition exhibited).
    Athens, Museum of Cycladic Art Athens, Thomas Struth, 2009, p. 53 (another from the edition exhibited and illustrated in colour, p. 26).