Sale: 460 / Contemporary Art, Dec. 09. 2017 in Munich Lot 739

 
739
Jonathan Meese
Dampfkraft der Kunst (Du bist ein Tier), 2006.
Mixed media on canvas
Estimate:
€ 7,000 / $ 8,120
Sold:
€ 13,750 / $ 15.949

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Dampfkraft der Kunst (Du bist ein Tier). 2006.
Mixed media on canvas . Oil, felt tip pen, paper, 5 € note.
Lower left monogrammed and dated.Verso of the canvas twice signed, dated and titled. Rear of frame inscribed "MEE/M 1235". 59.5 x 50 cm (23.4 x 19.6 in).
[EH].

PROVENANCE: Contemporary Fine Arts.
Private collection Baden-Baden.

"I would like to tell everyone that art is like breathing, something entirely normal, something people put on their sandwich every day.“
Jonathan Meese in an interview with Oliver Zybok, Kunstforum, volume 246, 2017, title: Public Image, p. 152.

739
Jonathan Meese
Dampfkraft der Kunst (Du bist ein Tier), 2006.
Mixed media on canvas
Estimate:
€ 7,000 / $ 8,120
Sold:
€ 13,750 / $ 15.949

(incl. 25% surcharge)