Sale: 451 / Post War I, June 10. 2017 in Munich Lot 882

 
882
Markus Lüpertz
Fußball, 1966.
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 33,000
Sold:
€ 137,500 / $ 151.250

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Fußball. 1966.
Glue-bound distemper on canvas.
Lower right signed "Markus". 151 x 151 cm (59.4 x 59.4 in).
Verso with an almost identical composition in same technique.
Fine early composition with a very rare motif.
Works from the late 1960s and early 1970s count among the artist's most sought-after objects on the international auction market
.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Springer, Berlin (with label on stretcher).
Galerie Michael Schultz, Berlin/Dresden (with label on stretcher).
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.

EXHIBITION: FußballKunst & KunstFußball, Deutsches Sport- und Olympia-Museum, Cologne, December 1999 - March 2000.
unhaltbar, Künstlerhäuser Worpswede, June - July 2002.

882
Markus Lüpertz
Fußball, 1966.
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 33,000
Sold:
€ 137,500 / $ 151.250

(incl. 25% surcharge)