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  • Provenance

    Essor Gallery, London
    Private Collection, United States
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Exhibited

    Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden; Essen, Museum Folkwang; Oslo, Museet for Samtidskunst; Munich, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus; Dublin, Irish Museum of Modern Art; Vitoria-Gasteiz, Artium - Centro Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo; Porto, Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Serralves; Tate Liverpool, Thomas Ruff: 1979 to the Present, November 17, 2001 – July 6, 2003, no. NUD 087, p. 240 (another example exhibited and illustrated)

  • Literature

    Michel Houellebecq, Thomas Ruff Nudes, New York, 2003, p. 97 (another example illustrated)


Nudes cp17

signed, titled, numbered and dated "cp17 Tl Ruff 1/5 2001" on the reverse
chromogenic print, face-mounted to Diasec, in artist's frame
46 1/8 x 43 3/8 in. (117.2 x 110.2 cm.)
Executed in 2001, this work is number 1 from an edition of 5 plus 2 artist's proofs.

$12,000 - 18,000 

Sold for $20,000

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New York Auction 28 February 2018