Sale: 520 / Evening Sale, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 120002392

 
120002392
Ernst Wilhelm Nay
Doppelspindel-Rot, 1967.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 200,000 - 300,000

 
$ 234,000 - 351,000

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Lot description
Doppelspindel-Rot. 1967.
Oil on canvas.
Scheibler 1263. Lower right signed and dated. Signed, dated and titled on the stretcher. 200 x 190 cm (78.7 x 74.8 in). [JS].
From the four-part series of paintings "Doppelspindeln".
• Instead of spatial elements rendered in total expressiveness, we find organic and anthropomorphic forms, spindles, chains, oval discs, ribbons and arches
• Both color and form find new expression in Nay's late period of creation
• 'Doppelspindel Rot' is one of the artist's last pictures
• Featured in many important Nay exhibition since the 1960s, among them at the Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Vienna and the Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt a. M
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PROVENANCE: Deutsche Bank Collection (acquired directly from the artist).

EXHIBITION: E. W. Nay (Retrospective), Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Vienna, April 15 - May 15, 1967, cat. no. 93 (with the label on the stretcher).
Nay, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, October 28, 1972 - January 7, 1973 / Kunsthalle Bremen, February 4 - March 18, 1973, cat. no. 17.
E. W. Nay - Variationen. Retrospektive zum 100. Geburtstag, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich, September 27 - November 24, 2002 / Kunstmuseum Bonn, December 19, 2002 - February 16, 2003, cat. no. A 110, with a full-page illu. on p. 192.
Blind Date Istanbul. Sabanci University Sakip Sabanci Museum, Istanbul, September 8 - November 1, 2007.
E.W. Nay - Bilder der 1960er Jahre, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main, January 22 - April 26, 2009, pp. 70-71, with full-page illu.

E. W. Nay, October 1967

 


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