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  • Provenance

    Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Exhibited

    London, Stephen Friedman Gallery, Jim Hodges, June 10 - July 26, 2003
    Dallas Museum of Art; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; Boston, Institute of Contemporary Art; Los Angeles, Hammer Museum, Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take, October 6, 2013 – January 17, 2015, no. 56, pp. 62, 237 (illustrated, p. 63)

  • Catalogue Essay

    "Both soliloquy and declaration, Hodges’s text approximates the structure of a sonnet, creating sentences that envelop the reader in a seductive imaginary landscape even as the actual landscape described in the isolated letters excised from colorful photographs pictures a vibrant reality that transcends the plaintive tone of the poem." Jeffrey Grove, Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take, exh. cat., Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, p. 62

A Discerning Vision Property from an Important Private Collection


Slower than this

each sheet signed, titled, consecutively numbered and dated "Jim Hodges Slower than this Jan. 2001 #[1-6]/6" on the reverse
cut photograph on paper, in 6 parts
each sheet 22 3/8 x 30 1/8 in. (56.8 x 76.5 cm.)
overall 67 x 60 1/4 in. (170.2 x 153 cm.)

Executed in 2001.

$100,000 - 150,000 

Sold for $112,500

Contact Specialist
Rebekah Bowling
Head of Day Sale, Afternoon Session
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20th C. & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Afternoon Session

New York Auction 13 November 2019