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Carolle Bénitah

'la cage dorée' (The Golden Cage) (from Photos Souvenirs)

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Sous Les Etoiles Gallery, New York

Carolle Bénitah

Carolle Bénitah

'la cage dorée' (The Golden Cage) (from Photos Souvenirs)

'la cage dorée' (The Golden Cage) (from Photos Souvenirs)

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Sous Les Etoiles Gallery, New York

Carolle Bénitah

b. 1965

'la cage dorée' (The Golden Cage) (from Photos Souvenirs)


unique archival pigment print with gold silk thread, framed, signed, titled, dated, and editioned 'no. 3/5' in ink on a label and with a Sous Les Etoiles Gallery label on the reverse, 2012, no. 3 from an edition of 5 plus 2 artist's proofs

image: 16 by 23 ¼ in. (40.6 by 59.1 cm.)

frame: 17 by 24 ¼ in. (43.2 by 61.6 cm.)

Please note the colors in the online catalogue illustration may vary depending on screen settings. While this unique archival pigment print has not been examined out of its frame, it appears to be in generally excellent condition. The colors remain bright and saturated, with no apparent fading.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

“French-Moroccan artist Carolle Benitah is one a the rising photographer in the field of women photography and one the most vibrant voice evocating the complex reality of family relationship as a woman, wife, daughter and mother; With her series Photo souvenirs, she has explores and reinterprets her own life with handmade accents, such as embroidery with gold, red and black treads to tell another vision of her personal story that could be as well the universal story of anyone.” – Corinne Tapia


Founded by Corinne Tapia, Sous Les Etoiles Gallery is a contemporary exhibition space specializing in fine art photography and photo-based art. The gallery represents a wide range of emerging and established photographers whose practices include landscape and architectural installation, abstract and concrete photography, experimental mixed media works, and social documentary. Sous Les Etoiles Gallery represents the estate of the late Cuban photographer Alberto Korda.