6 April 2016
Hiroshi Sugimoto (B. 1948)
Brooklyn Bridge, 2001
gelatin silver print, mounted on card
signed in pencil (mount, recto); blindstamped numbers '10/25', '970' (margin)
image: 23 x 18 ½ in. (58.5 x 47 cm.)
sheet: 23 ¾ x 19 3/8 in. (60.4 x 49.3 cm.)
mount: 25 x 20 in. (63.6 x 50.8 cm.)
This work is number 10 from the edition of 25.
Acquired from the above by the Estate of Ileana Sonnabend;
By descent to the present owner.
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Francesco Bonami et al., Sugimoto: Architecture, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, 2003, p. 27.
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