Sale: 496 / Evening Sale, Dec. 06. 2019 in Munich Lot 158

 
158
Günther Uecker
Poesie der Destruktion, 1985.
Estimate:
€ 80,000 / $ 88,000
Sold:
€ 85,000 / $ 93.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Poesie der Destruktion. 1985.
Nails and black paint on canvas, on wood.
Verso signed, dated and titled, with a direction arrow and with indication of direction. 90 x 90 x 13 cm (35.4 x 35.4 x 5.1 in).

• Particularly expressive and high-contrast nail picture.
• Wonderful example of the ambivalence between violence and harmony
.
This work is registered in the Uecker Archiv under the number GU.85.024 and will be noted for inclusion in the forthcoming Uecker Catalogue Raisonné.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Southern Germany (acquired through Galerie Waßermann, Munich, verso with the stamp).

158
Günther Uecker
Poesie der Destruktion, 1985.
Estimate:
€ 80,000 / $ 88,000
Sold:
€ 85,000 / $ 93.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)