18 April 2001
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
Cigarette 37, New York
4 hand-coated platinum-paladium prints on Arches paper. 177. Signed, titled, dated and numbered 46/70 in pencil, credit and copyright reproduction limitation stamps on the verso. One from an edition of 70 in platinum metals.
50¼ x 39¾in. (127.6 x 101cm.) Framed.
With Pace MacGill Gallery, New York;
to the present owner.
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