Sale: 496 / Evening Sale, Dec. 06. 2019 in Munich Lot 168

 
168
Yves Klein
Cosmogonie (COS 16), 1960.
Mixed media
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 35,700
Sold:
€ 70,000 / $ 83.300

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Cosmogonie (COS 16). 1960.
Mixed media, pigment on paper, laid on canvs, in plexiglass box.
Wember p. 120. Verso of the stretcher twice inscribed "COS - 1" by a hand other than that of the artist. 23.2 x 17.7 cm (9.1 x 6.9 in). Plexiglass box: 28,5 x 17,7 cm (11,22 x 6,9 in).
[EH].
Invention of an artful technique that leads to surprising effects.
Notable provenance: in possession of Paul Wember, former director of the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Museum, Krefeld
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PROVENANCE: Collection Paul Wember, Krefeld.
Private collection Northern Germany.

168
Yves Klein
Cosmogonie (COS 16), 1960.
Mixed media
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 35,700
Sold:
€ 70,000 / $ 83.300

(incl. 25% surcharge)