Sale: 420 / Post War / Contemporary Art, Dec. 06. 2014 in Munich Lot 818

 
818
Yves Klein
Éponge, Ca. 1961.
Object
Estimate:
€ 60,000 / $ 70,200
Sold:
€ 60,000 / $ 70.200

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Éponge. Ca. 1961.
Object. IKB pigment with binder on natural sponge. Mounted on a metal rod with plinth.
Ca. 4 x 6 x 5,5 cm (1,5 x 2,3 x 2,1 in). [KP].

Yves Klein's sponge sculptures count among the most important work groups of 20th century art.
We are grateful to the Yves Klein Archive, Paris for its kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Southern Germany.

818
Yves Klein
Éponge, Ca. 1961.
Object
Estimate:
€ 60,000 / $ 70,200
Sold:
€ 60,000 / $ 70.200

(incl. 25% surcharge)