Lot 218
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Peter Beard

Estimate
150,000 - 250,000 USD
Sold
182,500 USD
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Description

  • Peter Beard
  • 'ROTHSCHILD'S GIRAFFES FROM THE UGANDA LINE'
  • Gelatin silver print with gouache and ink
  • 42 by 62 1/2 in. (106.7 by 158.8 cm.)
a unique oversized object, signed, titled, dated, and annotated by the photographer and the artists Kivoi and Mwangi in ink and illustrated extensively with paint and inks on the image and in the margins, framed, the photographer's credit/gallery/copyright/reproduction and several Stress & Density exhibition stamps on the reverse, 1966, printed in 1998

Provenance

Acquired from The Time Is Always Now, New York, 2000

Exhibited

Berlin, Camera Work Galerie, Stress & Density, October - December 1998, and traveling thereafter to:
Madrid, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales in conjunction with Espana 99 Festival International de Fotografia, June - August 1999
Vienna, KunstHausWien, September 1999 - January 2000

Literature

Peter Beard: Stress & Density (KunstHausWien, 1999), pl. 165 and p. 186 (this print)
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