14 February 2014
ELGER ESSER (B. 1967)
142 Saint Malo
signed ‘Elger Esser’ (on a label affixed to the reverse)
c-print mounted on Diasec
70.7/8 x 106.1/4in. (180 x 270cm.)
Executed in 2005, this work is from an edition of five plus two artist’s proof
Galerie Sfeir-Semler, Hamburg.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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A. Phurhinger, Elger Esser: Pictures from an Archive 2004-2008, Dusseldorf 2008 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 23).
Seoul, Gana Art Gallery, Elger Esser, 2006 (another from the edition exhibited).
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.
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