Lot 1735 - A189 Photography - Thursday, 27. June 2019, 04.30 PM

MICHEL COMTE

(1954)
"Carla Bruni, 1993". Safe Sex Campaign.
Gelatin silver print on baryta paper. Vintage.
Image dimension 49.5 x 49.5 cm; Sheet dimension 62 x 63.3 cm.
Matted, framed. Accompanied by loose certificate, signed "M. Comte", annotated, numbered 9/20 and photographer's stamp.

Literature:
- Beda Achermann (ed.). Michel Comte, Twenty Years 1979-1999. Munich, Paris und London, 1999 (ill. 207).
- Dario Cimorelli (ed.). Michel Comte. Not Only Women. Feminine Icons of Our Times. Exhibition catalogue, Lucca Center of Contemporary Art, 20.11.2010-23.1.2011. Milan 2010 (ill. p. 46).

Provenance:
- Private collection, Monaco.
- Artcurial (S.V.V.) auction, 24 October 2017, Lot 26 (label on frame verso).
- Swiss private collection.

CHF 2 500 / 4 000

€ 2 190 / 3 510

Sold for CHF 11 875 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.