Sale: 524 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, Dec. 10. 2021 in Munich Lot 21

 

21
Otto Piene
Light of the Sphinx, 1980.
Acrylic, fire and smoke on canvas
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 22,600
Sold:
€ 52,500 / $ 59.324

(incl. surcharge)
Light of the Sphinx. 1980.
Acrylic, fire and smoke on canvas.
Signed, dated and titled on the reverse. 80 x 100 cm (31.4 x 39.3 in).
[AM].
• The unique process of creation is the trademark of Piene's Fire Pictures.
• Appealing interplay of coincidence and conception.
• Piene's works are in more than 200 museums around the globe
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PROVENANCE: Private collection Hesse.

LITERATURE: Lempertz, Cologne, auction 881, December 2, 2005, lot 417.




21
Otto Piene
Light of the Sphinx, 1980.
Acrylic, fire and smoke on canvas
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 22,600
Sold:
€ 52,500 / $ 59.324

(incl. surcharge)