Lot 46
  • 46

Vik Muniz

Estimate
6,000 - 8,000 USD
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Description

  • Vik Muniz
  • 200 yards (The Apple Tree, after Atget from Pictures of Thread series)
  • signed, titled, dated 1998 and numbered 2/5 on the reverse

  • gelatin silver print

  • 24 by 20 in. 61 by 50.8 cm.
  • Executed in 1998, this number 2 from an edition of 5, plus 1 artist's proof.

Provenance

Photographs Do Not Bend Gallery, Dallas
Acquired by the present owner from the above in September 1999

Exhibited

Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma, Vik Muniz, September 2003 - January 2004, p. 89, illustrated in color

Literature

Pedro Corrêa do Lago, ed., Vik Muniz: Obra Completa 1987- 2009- Catálogo Raisoné, Rio de Janeiro, 2009, p. 190, illustrated in color

Condition

This work appears in very good condition overall. There is a slight undulation to the sheet inherent to the artist working method. Otherwise there are no apparent condition problems with this work. Framed under Plexiglas.
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