Florian Maier-Aichen - Photographs New York Tuesday, April 4, 2023 | Phillips

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  • “I always wanted to make my own pictures and not rely so fully on the world outside. So instead of staging the photo in real life I started to work and experiment with different programs on the computer to go into the photographed image itself.”
    —Florian Maier-Aichen

    • Provenance

      Blum & Poe, Los Angeles
      Phillips de Pury & Company, London, Contemporary Art Evening Sale, 12 February 2009, lot 3

    • Literature

      The Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, MOCA FOCUS: Florian Maier-Aichen, n.p.

Photographs from an Important Collection



Chromogenic print.
69 x 89 1/8 in. (175.3 x 226.4 cm)
Overall 71 1/4 x 91 1/2 in. (181 x 232.4 cm)

Signed, dated, and numbered AP 1/2 in ink on a gallery label affixed to the reverse of the flush-mount. One from an edition of 6 plus 2 artist's proofs.

Full Cataloguing

$40,000 - 60,000 

Sold for $40,640

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Sarah Krueger
Head of Department, Photographs

Vanessa Hallett
Worldwide Head of Photographs and Chairwoman, Americas


New York Auction 4 April 2023