Provoke no. 2
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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Provoke no. 2
gelatin silver print, likely ferrotyped, signed in ink in the margin, framed, Galleri Riis and Lund gallery, Oslo, labels on the reverse, 1969
image: 31.2 by 41 cm (12¼ by 16⅛ in.)
frame: 49.5 by 58.5 cm (19½ by 23 in.)
Please note the colours and shades in the online catalogue illustration may vary depending on screen settings.
This early print, on paper with a very glossy surface, is likely ferrotyped. It is in generally very good condition. Upon close inspection in raking light, the following are visible: scattered deposits of original retouching; impressions and minor pitting; and handling creases. The sheet is gently rippled overall.
The upper edge of the reverse is unevenly darkened. '7' [circled] is written in an unidentified hand in pencil on the reverse.
Sheet: 36 x 43.3 cm (14 1/4 x 17 in.)
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.
Galleri Riis, Oslo
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2008