Im Angesicht des Malers Courbet. 1985. Oil on board. Monogrammed in upper right. 109 x 79 cm (42.9 x 31.1 in). [EH/KK].
This work's authenticity has kindly ben confirmed orally by the studio Markus Lüpertz. We are grateful for the kind support in cataloging this lot.
PROVENANCE: Private collection Rhineland-Palatinate, acquired directly from the artist. Private collection Rhineland-Palatinate.
"I don't paint for the whole world, I don't paint for my neighbor, I paint, because that's my profession, and so that painting happens [.] I am occupied with painting about painting." M.Lüpertz in an interview with Werner Krüger, 1982