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Wolfgang Tillmans (B. 1968)

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Wolfgang Tillmans (B. 1968)

Lutz & Alex sitting in the trees

Details
Wolfgang Tillmans (B. 1968) Lutz & Alex sitting in the trees c-print signed, titled, numbered and dated '”Lutz & Alex sitting in the trees” photo Aug 92 printed Apr. 93 2/3 Wolfgang Tillmans' (verso) image: 20 x 14 ¾in. (50.8 x 37.5cm.) sheet: 24 x 18 7/8in. (61 x 50.5cm.) Photographed in August 1992 and printed in April 1993, this work is number two from an edition of three Other prints of this image are in the collections of: The Museum of Modern Art, New York; Tate, London; Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
Provenance
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 22 October 2002, 312.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
W. Tillmans, ‘Like Brother Like Sister – A fashion story; no holds barred’, in i-D Magazine. The Sexuality Issue, no. 110, November 1992 (illustrated in colour, p. 83).
B. Riemschneider (ed.), Wolfgang Tillmans, Cologne 1995 (illustrated in colour, unpaged; installation view of another edition illustrated in colour, unpaged).
Wolfgang Tillmans. Wer Liebe wagt lebt morgen, exh. cat., Wolfsburg, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, 1996 (installation views of other editions illustrated in colour, pp. 138, 141 and 142).
D. Deitcher, Wolfgang Tillmans: Burg, London 1998 (installation view of another edition illustrated in colour, unpaged).
J. Verwoert, P. Halley and M. Matsui, Wolfgang Tillmans, London 2002, p. 54 (illustrated in colour, p. 55; installation views of other editions illustrated in colour, pp. 14, 17, 67 and 126).
Wolfgang Tillmans, exh. cat., Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, 2006 (installation view of another edition illustrated in colour, pp. 42-43).
J. Verwoert, P. Halley, M. Matsui and J. Burton, Wolfgang Tillmans, London 2014, p. 53 (illustrated in colour, p. 52; installation view of another edition illustrated in colour, p. 32).
Wolfgang Tillmans: 2017, exh. cat., London, Tate Modern, 2017, p. 28 (illustrated in colour, p. 29).
Exhibited
Cologne, Maureen Paley/ Interim Art, 'Unfair' unofficial art fair, 1992 (another edition exhibited).
Cologne, Buchholz + Buchholz, wolfgang tillmans, 1993 (another edition exhibited).
London, Interim Art/ Maureen Paley, Wolfgang Tillmans, 1993 (another edition exhibited).
Zurich, ars Futura Galerie, Wolfgang Tillmans, 1993 (another edition exhibited).
Zurich, Kunsthalle Zurich, Wolfgang Tillmans, 1995 (another edition exhibited; illustrated, unpaged).
New York, The Museum of Modern Art, New Photography # 12, 1996 (another edition exhibited).
Yokohama, Yokohama Museum of Art, Absolute Landscape – Between Illusion and Reality, 1997 (another edition exhibited).
Rivoli, Castello di Rivoli, Museo d'arte contemporanea, View from Above, 2002 (another edition exhibited).
Washington, D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Wolfgang Tillmans, 2007 (another edition exhibited).
New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Contemporary Galleries: 1980 Now, 2011 – 2014 (another edition exhibited).
Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Wolfgang Tillmans, 2012 – 2013, pp. 122 and 126 (another edition exhibited; installation view of another edition illustrated in colour, p. 66).
Düsseldorf, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein- Westfalen, Wolfgang Tillmans, 2013, p. 18 (another from the edition exhibited).
Nairobi, The GoDown Arts Centre and Circle Art Gallery, Wolfgang Tillmans: Fragile, 2018 (another edition exhibited).
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