Sale: 519 / Post War / Cont. Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 121000517

 
121000517
Horst Antes
Kopf, 1965.
Watercolor, gouache and chalks over pencil
Estimate:
€ 9,000 - 12,000

 
$ 10,530 - 14,040

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Lot description
Kopf. 1965.
Watercolor, gouache and chalks over pencil.
Upper right signed and barely legibly dated. On brownish Richard de Bas laid paper (with the watermark). 39.3 x 28.5 cm (15.4 x 11.2 in), the full sheet. [CH].

• Early example of the characteristic, reduced "Head" figure which Horst Antes conceived as a development of the "Kopffüßler" (Head Footer) from the early 1960s.
• An expression of the artist's unmistakable pictorial language.
• Up until today the artist uses the oversized heads to address the intellectual potential of man.
• The "Heads" and the "Head Footers" are among the artist's most sought-after motifs.
• Privately-owned for more than 20 years
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PROVENANCE: Lefebre Galleries, New York.
Private collection Baden-Württemberg (since 2000, Kunsthallen, Copenhagen, May 17, 2000, lot 8).

 


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