Vik Muniz - New Now New York Wednesday, September 26, 2018 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Exhibited

    Santiago de Compostela, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea; Dublin, Irish Museum of Modern Art; Madrid, Fundación Telefónica, Vik Muniz, December 18, 2003 - January 9, 2005, p. 129 (another example exhibited and illustrated)
    New York, Edwynn Houk Gallery, ALTERED: Appropriation & Photography, May 7 - August 8, 2014 (another example exhibited)

  • Literature

    Vik Muniz and Pedro Corrêa do Lago, Vik Muniz: Complete Works, 1987­-2009: Catalogue Raisonné, Rio de Janeiro, 2009, p. 284 (another example illustrated)
    Pedro Corréa do Lago ed., Vik Muniz: Everything So Far: Catalogue Raisonné 1987 - 2015, vol. 1, Rio de Janeiro, 2015, p. 324 (another example illustrated)


L'origine du Monde, after Courbet from the series Pictures of Soil

signed, titled, numbered and dated "L'origine du Monde Vik Muniz 1999 AP 2/5" on the reverse; further signed and dated "Vik Muniz 1999" on a label affixed to the reverse
gelatin silver print
20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm.)
Executed in 1999, this work is artist proof 2 from an edition of 10 plus 5 artist's proofs.

$10,000 - 15,000 

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New York Auction 26 September 2018