17 October 2006
Thomas Ruff (b. 1958)
Nude gd 01
signed, titled, numbered and dated 'TH Ruff gd01 3/5 2001' (on the reverse)
chromogenic colour print mounted with Diasec face in wooden artist frame
45 x 47½in. (114.3 x 120cm.)
Executed in 2001, this work is number three from an edition of five plus two artist proofs
Galerie Mai 36, Zurich.
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M. Winzen, ed., Thomas Ruff: 1979 to the present, Cologne 2001, no. Nud 091 (illustrated in colour, p. 241).
M. Houellebecq, Thomas Ruff Nudes, Munich 2003, (illustrated in colour, p. 115).
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