Gregory Crewdson - Photographs London Friday, September 25, 2020 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Luhring Augustine, New York

  • Literature

    R. Banks & G. Crewdson, Beneath the Roses, New York: Abrams, 2008, pl. 12

  • Catalogue Essay

    'You have an expectation, you have a dream of what your picture is going to be, and then something always necessarily goes wrong. When things go wrong in the right way, it adds a certain unexpected mystery to the picture and transforms your original expectation of things.'

    Gregory Crewdson, Brief Encounters



Chromogenic print, face-mounted and mounted.
Image: 143 x 221 cm (56 1/4 x 87 in.)
Frame: 163.2 x 242 cm (64 1/4 x 95 1/4 in.)

Signed in ink, printed title, date and number AP 1/2 on a gallery label affixed to the reverse of the mount.

£30,000 - 50,000 

Sold for £52,500

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London Auction 25 September 2020