• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 1107

    Post-War and Contemporary Art (Day Auction)

    14 February 2013, London, King Street

  • Lot 111

    Cindy Sherman (B. 1954)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Cindy Sherman (B. 1954)
    Untitled
    signed with the artist's initials, numbered and dated '57/125 CS '82' (along the lower margin)
    colour coupler print
    image: 15 3/8 x 9 1/8in. (39 x 23.2cm.)
    sheet: 20 x 15 5/8in. (50.8 x 40.4cm.)
    Executed in 1982, this work is number fifty-seven from an edition of one-hundred and twenty-five plus ten artist's proofs


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    Provenance

    Private Collection, France.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1996.


    Pre-Lot Text

    IMAGINATION BECOMES REALITY
    A SELECTION OF WORKS FROM THE GOETZ COLLECTION SOLD TO BENEFIT CHARITY PROJECTS


    Literature

    R. Krauss, Cindy Sherman 1975-1993, New York 1993 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 227).
    Hysterie, Körper, Technik in der Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts, exh. cat., Munich, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau, 2000 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 93).


    Exhibited

    New York, Nassau County Museum of Art, Explosive Photography Photorealism, 2004 (another from the edition exhibited, illustrated, p. 30).
    Herford, Marta Herford, (my private) Heroes, 2005 (another from the edition exhibited, illustrated in colour, p. 73).