Lot 48
  • 48

Hiroshi Sugimoto

Estimate
200,000 - 300,000 GBP
Sold
254,500 GBP
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Description

  • Hiroshi Sugimoto
  • Bay of Sagami, Atami
  • signed on a label affixed to the backing board
  • gelatin silver print, in artist's frame

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner

Catalogue Note

"Can someone today view a scene just as primitive man might have?... Although the land is forever changing its form, the sea, I thought, is immutable. Thus began my travels back through time to the ancient seas of the world."

Hiroshi Sugimoto quoted in: Exhibition Catalogue, Tokyo, Mori Art Museum, Hiroshi Sugimoto, 2005, p. 109.

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