• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 2557

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening Sale

    8 May 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 28

    CINDY SHERMAN (B. 1954)

    Untitled #122

    Price Realised  

    CINDY SHERMAN (B. 1954)
    Untitled #122
    color coupler print
    34½ x 21 in. (87.6 x 53.3 cm.)
    Executed in 1983. This work is number six from an edition of eighteen.


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    Provenance

    Metro Pictures, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of David Pincus


    Literature

    R. Krauss, Cindy Sherman, 1975-1993, New York, 1993, pp. 114 and 225 (another example illustrated in color).


    Exhibited

    Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Collects Art Since 1940, September-November 1986, p. 128 (another example exhibited and illustrated in color).
    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Cindy Sherman, July-October 1987, p. 19, pl. 81 (another example exhibited and illustrated in color).
    Milan, Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Cindy Sherman, October-November 1990, p. 45 (another example exhibited and illustrated in color).
    Hamburg, Deichtorhallen; Malmö, Konsthall and Lucerne, Kunstmuseum, Cindy Sherman: Photographic Work, 1975-1995, May 1995-February 1996 (another example exhibited and illustrated in color).
    Los Angeles, Museum of Contemporary Art; Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art; Prague, Galerie Rudolfinum; London, Barbican Art Gallery; capc, Musée d'art Contemporain de Bordeaux; Sydney, Museum of Contemporary Art and Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario, Cindy Sherman: Retrospective, November 1997-January 2000, p. 122, pl. 90 (another example exhibited and illustrated in color).
    Paris, Jeu de Paume; Kunsthaus Bregenz; Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Art and Berlin, Martin-Cropius-Bau, Cindy Sherman, May 2006-September 2007, p. 252 (another example exhibited and illustrated in color).
    New York, Museum of Modern Art; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center and Dallas Museum of Art, Cindy Sherman, February 2011-June 2013, pp. 128 and 243, pl. 84 (another example exhibited and illustrated in color).