Sale: 488 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, June 08. 2019 in Munich Lot 621

 
621
Markus Lüpertz
Im Angesicht des Malers Courbet, 1985.
Oil
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 19,800
Sold:
€ 50,000 / $ 55.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Im Angesicht des Malers Courbet. 1985.
Oil on board.
Monogrammed in upper right. 109 x 79 cm (42.9 x 31.1 in).
[EH/KK].

This work's authenticity has kindly ben confirmed orally by the studio Markus Lüpertz. We are grateful for the kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Rhineland-Palatinate, acquired directly from the artist.
Private collection Rhineland-Palatinate.

"I don't paint for the whole world, I don't paint for my neighbor, I paint, because that's my profession, and so that painting happens [.] I am occupied with painting about painting." M.Lüpertz in an interview with Werner Krüger, 1982

621
Markus Lüpertz
Im Angesicht des Malers Courbet, 1985.
Oil
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 19,800
Sold:
€ 50,000 / $ 55.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)