Sale: 529 / Post War / Contemporary Art, June 10. 2022 in Munich Lot 211

 

211
Rainer Fetting
Pfirsiche, 2003.
Acrylic on canvas
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 20,800
Sold:
€ 35,000 / $ 36.400

(incl. surcharge)
Pfirsiche. 2003.
Acrylic on canvas.
Verso signed, dated, titled and inscribed "G 150". 64.5 x 81 cm (25.3 x 31.8 in).
[AR].
• Whether its still lifes with fruits or with flowers: Rainer Fetting always shows his objects in extreme close-up view.
• A typical expressive reinterpretation of a classic pictorial genre.
• Together with Salomé, Helmut Middendorf and Luciano Castelli, Fetting was one of the founding members of the "Neue Wilde" in Berlin in the 1970s.
•The Vincent van Gogh Huis in Zundert, Netherlands, hosts the exhibition "Rainer Fetting ziet van Gogh" until July 3, 2022
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This work's authenticity has kindly been confirmed by the artist.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Deschler, Berlin (with the gallery's stamp on the reverse).
Private collection Northern Germany.

EXHIBITION: Rainer Fetting trifft Lovis Corinth - Wilde Malerei über die Zeit, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, July 3 - September 11, 2005, cat. no. 28 (with color illu. on p. 55).




211
Rainer Fetting
Pfirsiche, 2003.
Acrylic on canvas
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 20,800
Sold:
€ 35,000 / $ 36.400

(incl. surcharge)