Game On: Property from the Collection of Ryan Brant
NUDES PEI 01
chromogenic print, front-mounted to acrylic, flush-mounted to aluminum, framed, signed, dated, and editioned '1/5' on the photographer's label on the reverse, 2001
44½ by 42½ in. (113 by 108 cm.)
This chromogenic print, front-mounted to acrylic, appears to be in overall excellent condition. As is often the case with face-mounted photographs, scattered very faint hairline scratches and fingerprints may be visible when examining the acrylic surface closely in raking light.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich
Phillips de Pury & Company London, 29 February 2008, Sale 10208, Lot 333
Matthias Winzen, ed., Thomas Ruff: Fotografien 1979 - heute (Cologne, 2001), p. 240, cat. no. NUD 078
Michel Houellebecq, Thomas Ruff: Nudes (Munich, 2003), p. 137