Vik Muniz - New Now New York Tuesday, September 19, 2017 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1998

  • Exhibited

    New York, International Center of Photography; Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College Chicago; Tuscon, Center for Creative Photography; Honolulu, The Contemporary Museum; Saratoga Springs, Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery; Recife, Museu de Arte Moderna, Fundação Joaquim Nabuco; Rio de Janeiro, Museu de Arte Moderna; New Orleans, Contemporary Arts Center, Vik Muniz: Seeing is Believing, 1998 - 2001, p. 80 (another example exhibited and illustrated)
    Indianapolis Museum of Art, Vik Muniz, Feburary 15 - April 13, 2003, no. 4 (another example exhibited)

  • Literature

    Pedro Corrêa do Lago (ed.), Vik Muniz: Obra Completa 1987 - 2009: Catálogo Raisonné, Rio de Janeiro, 2009, p. 180 (another example illustrated)
    Pedro Corrêa do Lago (ed.), Vik Muniz: Catalogue Raisonné 1987 - 2015: Everything So Far (Tudo Até Agora), vol. 1, Rio de Janeiro, 2015, p. 217 (another example illustrated)

Property from a Distinguished Private Collection


Candle (from the Pictures of Wire series)

signed, titled, numbered and dated ""CANDLE" 1996 VIK MUNIZ 5/5 FROM THE PICTURES OF WIRE SERIES" lower center
toned gelatin silver print
20 x 15 7/8 in. (50.8 x 40.3 cm.)
Photographed in 1995 and printed in 1996, this work is number 5 from an edition of 5 plus 3 artist's proofs.

$5,000 - 7,000 

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New Now

New York Auction 19 September 2017