Thomas Ruff - New Now New York Tuesday, September 19, 2017 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin
    Bonakdar Jancou Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2001

  • Exhibited

    Otegem, Deweer Art Gallery, Thomas Ruff, March 6 - April 4, 1993 (another example exhibited)
    Tokyo, The Hara Museum of Contemporary Art; Hanover, Kestner-Gesellschaft; Paris, Centre National de la Photographie; Berlin, Akademie der Künste; Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt; Moscow, Multimedia Art Museum, The Promise of Photography: The DG BANK Collection, October 1998 - January 18, 2005, p. 295 (another example exhibited and illustrated)

  • Literature

    Matthias Winzen (ed.), Thomas Ruff: 1979 to the Present, Cologne, 2001, p. 226 (another example illustrated)
    Thomas Ruff, exh. cat., Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, 2009, p. 96 (another example illustrated)
    Jackie Higgins, The World Atlas of Street Photography, London, 2014, p. 191 (another example illustrated)

Property from a Distinguished Private Collection


Nacht 11 II

signed, numbered, inscribed and dated "Tl Ruff 2/2 1992 11 II" on the reverse
chromogenic print face-mounted to Diasec
74 1/2 x 75 in. (189.2 x 190.5 cm.)
Executed in 1992, this work is number 2 from an edition of 2 plus 1 artist's proof.

$20,000 - 30,000 

Sold for $22,500

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New Now

New York Auction 19 September 2017