Sale: 479 / Classics of the 20th Century I, Dec. 08. 2018 in Munich Lot 850

 
850
Ernst Wilhelm Nay
Hellblau im Zentrum, 1961.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 300,000 / $ 330,000
Sold:
€ 375,000 / $ 412.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Hellblau im Zentrum. 1961.
Oil on canvas.
Scheibler 1013. Lower left signed and dated. Signed, dated and titled on verso of stretcher. 150 x 100 cm (59 x 39.3 in).

PROVENANCE: Artist's estate
Galerie Neher, Essen
Private collection Southern Germany.

EXHIBITION: Ernst Wilhelm Nay. Werke aus den 50er und 60er Jahren, June 15 - September 30, 2000.
Klassische Moderne - Zeitgenössische Kunst. Eine Gegenüberstellung, Galerie Neher, Essen, October 29, 2000 - January 20, 2001, illu. on p. 19.

"The new art knows only color in terms of its mythical symbolic force, she gives birth to form, motion, light."
E.W.Nay 1902-68. Gemälde und unveröffentlichte Schriften. Krefeld 1987, p. 36.

850
Ernst Wilhelm Nay
Hellblau im Zentrum, 1961.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 300,000 / $ 330,000
Sold:
€ 375,000 / $ 412.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)