Andreas Gursky

German, b. 1955

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Andreas Gursky

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German, b. 1955

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$1,402
Flugzeug, Düsseldorf, 1989
Sold on Apr 9, 2021
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Chromogenic print
45.0 x 31.1 cm
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$1,402
Auction Sale
Apr 9, 2021
Bonhams
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1989 Chromogenic print, printed later, signed, dated and numbered '1/30' in pencil/ ink on the verso. 12 1/4 x 17 3/4in (31.1 x 45cm) sheet 16 x 20in (40.6 x 50.8cm)
Flugzeug, Düsseldorf, 1989
Chromogenic print
Apr 9, 2021
Bonhams
$1,402
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45.0 x 31.1 cm
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Apr 9, 2021
Bonhams
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$1,402
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1989 Chromogenic print, printed later, signed, dated and numbered '1/30' in pencil/ ink on the verso. 12 1/4 x 17 3/4in (31.1 x 45cm) sheet 16 x 20in (40.6 x 50.8cm)
£252,000
Singapore Börse | 《新加坡交易所》, 1997
Sold on Mar 25, 2021
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cibachrome print in artist's frame
275.59 x 175.26 cm
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£252,000
Auction Sale
Mar 25, 2021
Sotheby's
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signed, titled, numbered 5/6 and dated '97 on the reverse 款識:藝術家簽名、書題目、標記並紀年97(背面) cibachrome print in artist's frame Cibachrome 相紙,配藝術家自選框 framed: 175.3 by 275.5 cm. 69 by 108 ½ in. 175.3 x 275.5 公分;69 x 108 1/2 英寸 Executed in 1997, this work is number 5 from an edition of 6. 1997年作。1版6件,此作為第5件。
Singapore Börse | 《新加坡交易所》, 1997
cibachrome print in artist's frame
Mar 25, 2021
Sotheby's
£252,000
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275.59 x 175.26 cm
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Mar 25, 2021
Sotheby's
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£252,000
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signed, titled, numbered 5/6 and dated '97 on the reverse 款識:藝術家簽名、書題目、標記並紀年97(背面) cibachrome print in artist's frame Cibachrome 相紙,配藝術家自選框 framed: 175.3 by 275.5 cm. 69 by 108 ½ in. 175.3 x 275.5 公分;69 x 108 1/2 英寸 Executed in 1997, this work is number 5 from an edition of 6. 1997年作。1版6件,此作為第5件。
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Centre Pompidou, 1995
Sold on Dec 11, 2020
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chromogenic print, in artist's frame
194.0 x 101.6 cm
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Dec 11, 2020
Sotheby's
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signed, titled, dated 1995 and numbered 1/2 on the reverse  chromogenic print, in artist's frame 40 by 76⅜ in. (101.6 by 194 cm.) Executed in 1995, this work is artist's proof 1 of 2. The present work is one of two larger artist's proofs created by the artist aside from an edition of 60 prints of a smaller size.
Centre Pompidou, 1995
chromogenic print, in artist's frame
Dec 11, 2020
Sotheby's
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194.0 x 101.6 cm
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Dec 11, 2020
Sotheby's
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signed, titled, dated 1995 and numbered 1/2 on the reverse  chromogenic print, in artist's frame 40 by 76⅜ in. (101.6 by 194 cm.) Executed in 1995, this work is artist's proof 1 of 2. The present work is one of two larger artist's proofs created by the artist aside from an edition of 60 prints of a smaller size.
$75,600
Ohne Titel XI, 1999
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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chromogenic print mounted to plexiglas
207.0 x 275.0 cm
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$75,600
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Dec 8, 2020
Phillips
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Ohne Titel XI, 1999
chromogenic print mounted to plexiglas
Dec 8, 2020
Phillips
$75,600
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207.0 x 275.0 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
Phillips
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$75,600
CHF CHF4,788
Zürich I, 1985, 1985
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Chromogenic print
34.7 x 32.5 cm
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CHF CHF4,788
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Dec 8, 2020
Sotheby's
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Chromogenic print Signed, titled, dated and numbered 11/12 on the reverse Edition of 12 32.5 x 34.7 cm (image); 51 x 40.5 cm (sheet); 74.5 x 61.7 cm (framed) To view Shipping Calculator, please click here
Zürich I, 1985, 1985
Chromogenic print
Dec 8, 2020
Sotheby's
CHF CHF4,788
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34.7 x 32.5 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
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CHF CHF4,788
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Chromogenic print Signed, titled, dated and numbered 11/12 on the reverse Edition of 12 32.5 x 34.7 cm (image); 51 x 40.5 cm (sheet); 74.5 x 61.7 cm (framed) To view Shipping Calculator, please click here
JPY ¥45,000
Rhine II
Sold on Dec 4, 2020
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offset
84.0 x 59.5 cm
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JPY ¥45,000
Auction Sale
Dec 4, 2020
Mainichi
Description
offset, sheet size 59.5x84cm, signed, ed. (200), framed.Condition : in good condition.
Rhine II
offset
Dec 4, 2020
Mainichi
JPY ¥45,000
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84.0 x 59.5 cm
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Dec 4, 2020
Mainichi
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JPY ¥45,000
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offset, sheet size 59.5x84cm, signed, ed. (200), framed.Condition : in good condition.
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Pyongyang IV, 2007
Sold on Nov 17, 2020
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c-print face-mounted on Plexiglas, in artist's frame
205.74 x 304.48 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Nov 17, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
Property from the Collection of Diane von Furstenberg signed on a label affixed to the reverse c-print face-mounted on Plexiglas, in artist's frame 119 7/8 by 81 1/2 in. 304 by 207 cm. Executed in 2007, this work is number 2 from an edition of 7.
Pyongyang IV, 2007
c-print face-mounted on Plexiglas, in artist's frame
Nov 17, 2020
Sotheby's
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205.74 x 304.48 cm
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Nov 17, 2020
Sotheby's
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Price not available
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Property from the Collection of Diane von Furstenberg signed on a label affixed to the reverse c-print face-mounted on Plexiglas, in artist's frame 119 7/8 by 81 1/2 in. 304 by 207 cm. Executed in 2007, this work is number 2 from an edition of 7.
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São Paulo, Sé, 2002
Sold on Oct 14, 2020
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Inkjet print
184.5 x 246.1 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Oct 14, 2020
Phillips
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São Paulo, Sé, 2002
Inkjet print
Oct 14, 2020
Phillips
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184.5 x 246.1 cm
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Oct 14, 2020
Phillips
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€37,500
Theben, West, 1993
Sold on Jul 17, 2020
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Color photograph, on firm wove paper
110.0 x 140.0 cm
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€37,500
Auction Sale
Jul 17, 2020
Ketterer Kunst
Description
Theben, West. 1993. Color photograph. Verso signed, dated, titled and inscribed "H. C. Nr. 1". From an edition of 5 copies aside from the edition. On firm wove paper. 140 x 110 cm (55.1 x 43.3 in). Sheet: 152 x 122 cm (59,8 x 48 in). In original artist frame with following dimensions: 156,5 x 126,5 cm (61,6 x 49,8 in). Please note the condition report. [CH]. • Appealing bird‘s eye view that combines micro- and macro photography • From an edition of just six copies with different dimensions • Copies from this edition are in possession of, among others, the Tate Gallery in London, the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam and the Fundación Bancaria "La Caixa" in Valencia. PROVENANCE: Achenbach Kunsthandel, Düsseldorf. Company collection Thomas Cook Touristik GmbH (acquired from aforementioned in 1994). Called up: July 17, 2020 - ca. 15.16 h +/- 20 min.
Theben, West, 1993
Color photograph, on firm wove paper
Jul 17, 2020
Ketterer Kunst
€37,500
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110.0 x 140.0 cm
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Jul 17, 2020
Ketterer Kunst
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€37,500
Description
Theben, West. 1993. Color photograph. Verso signed, dated, titled and inscribed "H. C. Nr. 1". From an edition of 5 copies aside from the edition. On firm wove paper. 140 x 110 cm (55.1 x 43.3 in). Sheet: 152 x 122 cm (59,8 x 48 in). In original artist frame with following dimensions: 156,5 x 126,5 cm (61,6 x 49,8 in). Please note the condition report. [CH]. • Appealing bird‘s eye view that combines micro- and macro photography • From an edition of just six copies with different dimensions • Copies from this edition are in possession of, among others, the Tate Gallery in London, the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam and the Fundación Bancaria "La Caixa" in Valencia. PROVENANCE: Achenbach Kunsthandel, Düsseldorf. Company collection Thomas Cook Touristik GmbH (acquired from aforementioned in 1994). Called up: July 17, 2020 - ca. 15.16 h +/- 20 min.
€68,750
Cairo, Diptychon, 1992
Sold on Jul 17, 2020
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Two Color photographs, each on firm wove paper
112.0 x 89.0 cm
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€68,750
Auction Sale
Jul 17, 2020
Ketterer Kunst
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Cairo, Diptychon. 1992. two Color photographs. Each signed, dated and titled on verso of the original artist frame. One also numbered. From an edition of 4 copies. Each on firm wove paper. 89 x 112 cm (35 x 44 in). Sheet: 117,5 x 140,5 cm (46,3 x 55,3 in). Each in original artist frame with the dimensions 121 x 144 cm (47,6 x 56,7 in). [CH]. • Appealing bird's eye view combining micro- and macro photography. • From an edition of only four copies. • Along with "Theben, West" (Tate Modern, London/Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam) and other works, the photographs were made on Gursky's journey through Egypt in 1992/93. • One of the world's most successful contemporary photographers and probably the most famous repesentative of the Düsseldorf Photo School under Bernd Becher. PROVENANCE: Achenbach Kunsthandel, Düsseldorf. Corporate collection Thomas Cook Touristik GmbH (acquired from aforementioned in 1994). EXHIBITION: Each different copy: Andreas Gursky. Fotografien 1984-1993, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, February 4 - April 10, 1994, pp. 106 f. (with illu.). Andreas Gursky. Images, Tate Gallery, Liverpool, July 1 - August 28, 1995, pp. 52 f. (with illu.). Andreas Gursky. Fotografien 1984 bis heute, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, August 29 - October 18, 1998, pp. 42 f. (with illu.). Andreas Gursky, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, March 4 - May 15, 2001, cat. no. 18 (with illu., pp. 90 f.). LITERATURE: Robin Muir, Photography. The Bigger Picture, The Independent, London, October 10, 1998. Jean-Max Colard, Andreas Gursky. Macroscopie, Beaux Arts Magazine, no. 201, February 2001, pp. 52-57 (with illu.). Michael Rustin, Andreas Gursky. Global Photographer, in: Dissent Magazine, summer 2001, p. 98. Claus Ginti, Digital Image Systems. Photography and New Technologies at the Düsseldorf School, Bielefeld 2020, p. 186 (with illu., no. 74). "Although photography is different from painting, it can be very painterly." Andreas Gursky in a conversation with Heinz-Norbert Jocks, Kunstforum, vol. 145, 1999, pp. 248-265. Called up: July 17, 2020 - ca. 19.28 h +/- 20 min.
Cairo, Diptychon, 1992
Two Color photographs, each on firm wove paper
Jul 17, 2020
Ketterer Kunst
€68,750
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112.0 x 89.0 cm
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Jul 17, 2020
Ketterer Kunst
Realized Price
€68,750
Description
Cairo, Diptychon. 1992. two Color photographs. Each signed, dated and titled on verso of the original artist frame. One also numbered. From an edition of 4 copies. Each on firm wove paper. 89 x 112 cm (35 x 44 in). Sheet: 117,5 x 140,5 cm (46,3 x 55,3 in). Each in original artist frame with the dimensions 121 x 144 cm (47,6 x 56,7 in). [CH]. • Appealing bird's eye view combining micro- and macro photography. • From an edition of only four copies. • Along with "Theben, West" (Tate Modern, London/Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam) and other works, the photographs were made on Gursky's journey through Egypt in 1992/93. • One of the world's most successful contemporary photographers and probably the most famous repesentative of the Düsseldorf Photo School under Bernd Becher. PROVENANCE: Achenbach Kunsthandel, Düsseldorf. Corporate collection Thomas Cook Touristik GmbH (acquired from aforementioned in 1994). EXHIBITION: Each different copy: Andreas Gursky. Fotografien 1984-1993, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, February 4 - April 10, 1994, pp. 106 f. (with illu.). Andreas Gursky. Images, Tate Gallery, Liverpool, July 1 - August 28, 1995, pp. 52 f. (with illu.). Andreas Gursky. Fotografien 1984 bis heute, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, August 29 - October 18, 1998, pp. 42 f. (with illu.). Andreas Gursky, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, March 4 - May 15, 2001, cat. no. 18 (with illu., pp. 90 f.). LITERATURE: Robin Muir, Photography. The Bigger Picture, The Independent, London, October 10, 1998. Jean-Max Colard, Andreas Gursky. Macroscopie, Beaux Arts Magazine, no. 201, February 2001, pp. 52-57 (with illu.). Michael Rustin, Andreas Gursky. Global Photographer, in: Dissent Magazine, summer 2001, p. 98. Claus Ginti, Digital Image Systems. Photography and New Technologies at the Düsseldorf School, Bielefeld 2020, p. 186 (with illu., no. 74). "Although photography is different from painting, it can be very painterly." Andreas Gursky in a conversation with Heinz-Norbert Jocks, Kunstforum, vol. 145, 1999, pp. 248-265. Called up: July 17, 2020 - ca. 19.28 h +/- 20 min.
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