12 November 2003
Thomas Ruff (b. 1958)
Nudes dyk 09 (NUD024)
signed, numbered and dated 'Th Ruff 1/5 2000' (on the reverse)
chromogenic color print mounted with Diasec face, wood frame
48 x 61 in. (122 x 155 cm.)
Executed in 2000. This work is number one from an edition of five plus two artist's proofs.
David Zwirner, New York
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M. Winzen, ed., Thomas Ruff: 1979 to the Present, Cologne 2001, p. 237 (illustrated).
M. Houellebecq, Thomas Ruff Nudes, Munich 2003, pp.118-119 (illustrated).
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