Hiroshi Sugimoto (born 1948); Chapel of Notre Dame du Haut;
Lot 107
Hiroshi Sugimoto (born 1948); Chapel of Notre Dame du Haut;
US$ 65,000 - 85,000
£39,000 - 51,000
amended
Auction Details
Photographs New York
7 May 2013 13:00 EDT

Auction 20912
Lot Details
Hiroshi Sugimoto (born 1948)
Chapel of Notre Dame du Haut, 1998
Gelatin silver print, flush-mounted to the artist's original construct, signed in pencil, printed title, date and numbered 2/5 on an artist's label affixed to the reverse of the frame.
59 x 47in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Sonnabend Gallery, New York
    Phillips de Pury & Company, New York, 16 April 2010, lot 102

    Literature:
    Bonami, De Michelis and Yau, Architecture of Time, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago/D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, Inc., New York, 2003, unpaginated

    Hiroshi Sugimoto's Architecture series began in 1997 as a commission from the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, for their traveling exhibition At the End of the Century: One Hundred Years of Architecture, which originated at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Tokyo in 1998. Since then Sugimoto has continued to photograph icons of Modernist and contemporary architecture, including this image of Le Corbusier's Chapel of Notre Dame du Haut in Ronchamp, France.

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