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Sale: 479 / Classics of the 20th Century I, Dec. 08. 2018 in Munich Lot 869

 
Lot description
strebende kräfte einer kugel. 1966 /67.
Swedish Bohus granite.
Unique object. 75 x 110 x 75 cm (29.5 x 43.3 x 29.5 in).
This sculpture was completed in 1985/86.
According to the max, binia + jakob bill foundation, four more versions in different dimensions and of other materials are known: A large version made of rose Porino granite is at the artist's residence and studio in Zumikon, Switzerland. A lighter version of Sardinian granite is part of the permanent exhibition of the Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz. A slightly smaller version of black granite is in possession of the Daimler Art Collection and another smaller version belongs to Dr. Jakob Bill, the artist's son, and will be mounted at the "Giardino Max Bill", Casorella in Locarno, in the near future.

With a photo expertise issued by Dr. Jakob Bill, max, binia + jakob bill foundatio, Adligenswil, Switzerland, dated August 5, 2011.

PROVENANCE: Private collection of the architect Prof. Erwin Heinle (1917-2002), obtained as birthday present from his associate Prof. Robert Wischer (1930-2007).
Private collection (inherited from aforementioned).

"Art and maths, idea and axiom are no opposites. To the artist they pursue simultaneous paths [..]."
Hans Joachim Müller about Max Bill, quote after: Kritisches Lexikon der Gegenwartskunst 2006, edition 74, issue 8, p. 6.

Called up: December 8, 2018 - ca. 17.45 h +/- 20 min.

869
Max Bill
strebende kräfte einer kugel, 1966/67.
Estimate:
€ 250,000 - 300,000

 
$ 287,500 - 345,000

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