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Samuel Fosso

La Bourgeoise, Tati Series, 1997

Artist's Resale RightUK: Greenford Park WarehouseVAT standard rate

Estimate:

18,000 - 24,000 GBP

Samuel Fosso

Samuel Fosso

La Bourgeoise, Tati Series, 1997

La Bourgeoise, Tati Series, 1997

Estimate:

18,000 - 24,000 GBP

Samuel Fosso

Cameroonian

b.1962

La Bourgeoise, Tati Series, 1997


pigment print, printed later. Numbered 3 of 3 on the accompanying certificate of authenticity.

153 by 124.5cm., 60¼ by 49in.(image); 182.5 by 143cm., 71¾ by 56¼in.(sheet)

Structure: This work is unframed. The work is rolled.


Surface: On close inspection, there are light handling marks in the margins and away from the image. This excepting, the print is in very good condition, exhibiting good contrast and tone.


Please note, the print is uncut and exhibits the file name + printers guide in the lower edge of the print.


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Simon Njami (ed.), Samuel Fosso: Dorian Gray à Bangui, Revue Noire supplement, November 2010, illustrated

Okwui Enwezor (ed.), Samuel FossoAUTOPORTRAIT, Steidl Verlag/The Walther Collection, New York, 2020, illustrated in colour p.117 (another example)

Simon Njami (ed.), Samuel Fosso: Dorian Gray à Bangui, Revue Noire supplement, November 2010, illustrated

Dusseldorf, Museum Kunst Palast, Africa Remix Contemporary Art of a Continent, 24 July-7 November 2004, illustrated in colour in the catalogue p.76; London, Hayward Gallery, 10 February-17 April 2005; Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou, 24 May-15 August 2005; Tokyo, Mori Art Museum May-August 2006 (another example)
New York City, New York, The Walther Collection Project Space, Samuel Fosso, 12 September-17 January 2015 (another example)