Sale: 514 / Evening Sale, Dec. 11. 2020 in Munich Lot 203

 
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Norbert Kricke
Ohne Titel (Raumplastik), 1962.
stainless steel on a white wooden board
Estimate:
€ 25,000 / $ 29,250
Sold:
€ 68,750 / $ 80.437

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Ohne Titel (Raumplastik). 1962.
stainless steel on a white wooden board.
Verso monogrammed and dated. Unique object. 20 x 21 x 7 cm (7.8 x 8.2 x 2.7 in). Wooden board: 23,5 x 23,5 x 2,5 cm (9,3 x 9,3 x 0,9 in).

• Unique object.
• Kricke's art lives on the line, which eventually became his trademark.
• One year before this sculpture was made Kricke had his first solo show at the Museum of Modern Art, New York (1961)
.

The work will be included into the forthcoming catalog raisonné compiled by Dr. Sabine Kricke-Güse, Berlin.

PROVENANCE: Collection Marianne Hennemann, Bonn.
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.

EXHIBITION: On permanent loan at Kunstmuseum Bonn (until 2011).

LITERATURE: Kunst in Hannover. Die Künstler der Galerie Querschnitt II, Hannover 1969, B 6.
Line: form of motion, motion: form of time, never a limitation of space, never as contour of bodies - always a spatial phenomenon, as openness.
Norbert Kricke, quote after: Stephan Wiese and Sabine Kricke-Güse, ex. cat. Norbert Kricke. Plastiken und Zeichnungen. Eine Retrospektive, Düsseldorf 2007, p. 12

203
Norbert Kricke
Ohne Titel (Raumplastik), 1962.
stainless steel on a white wooden board
Estimate:
€ 25,000 / $ 29,250
Sold:
€ 68,750 / $ 80.437

(incl. 25% surcharge)