Sale: 534 / Contemporary Art Day Sale, Dec. 09. 2022 in Munich Lot 206

 

206
Sigmar Polke
Ohne Titel, 1975.
Acrylic and spray paint with color pen and penc...
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 37,600
Sold:
€ 34,375 / $ 32,312

(incl. surcharge)
Ohne Titel. 1975.
Acrylic and spray paint with color pen and pencil on photosensitive canvas.
Signed and dated on the reverse. 40 x 49.5 cm (15.7 x 19.4 in).
[AR].
• Photo-experimental work with subtly over-painted parts
• Characteristic of Sigmar Polke's painterly treatment pf photographs
• Sigmar Polke is among the internationally most important German artists: The grand retrospective, shown at MoMA / New York, Tate Modern / London in 2014 and at Museum Ludwig / Cologne in 2015, testify to Polke's significance
• Participation in documenta 5 (1972), documenta 6 (1977) and 7 (1982)
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PROVENANCE: Galerie Klein, Bad Münstereifel (formerly Bonn).
Private collection Hesse.

"Of course, Sigmar Polke has always been my source, Polke, the forefather, who made almost everything possible that is currently available in painting."
Martin Hentschel in a talk with Helga Meister in Kunstforum International, vol. 155, pp. 446-448




206
Sigmar Polke
Ohne Titel, 1975.
Acrylic and spray paint with color pen and penc...
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 37,600
Sold:
€ 34,375 / $ 32,312

(incl. surcharge)