Ohne Titel [Olmo-Mädchen (Remix)]. 2006. Watercolor and India ink. Signed, dated and inscribed "VIII". On creme laid paper. 65.2 x 50.5 cm (25.6 x 19.8 in) , the full sheet. [JS].
We are grateful to the Archive Georg Baselitz for the kind support in cataloging this lot.
PROVENANCE: Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich. Private collection (acquired from aforementioned in 2017).
EXHIBITION: Gegenlicht. German Art from The George Economou Collection, The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, May 2013 – January 2014, pp. 62-63, illu. no. 23.
"An upside down object is suitable for painting, as it is unapt as object." Quote from: Georg Baselitz, in Georg Baselitz. Bilder, die den Kopf verdrehen, Kunsthalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn 2004, p. 139)