Sale: 500 / Evening Sale, July 17. 2020 in Munich Lot 277

 
277
Günther Förg
Ohne Titel, 2001.
Acrylic on lead and on panel. 4 parts
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 47,600
Sold:
€ 52,500 / $ 62.475

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Ohne Titel. 2001.
Acrylic on lead and on panel. 4 parts.
Verso signed, dated and numbered as well as consecutively numbered. From an edition of 36 copies. Each of a unique object due to manually applied colors. Each 30 x 20 cm (11.8 x 7.8 in).
[SM].
• The manual color application makes every object a unique object
• Characteristic painting on lead
• The importance of the series in Förg's creation is emphasized by the work's multi-part form.
• Segmentation makes Förg's serial production and thinking seizable.
• Masterly variation, its special strength is in the maximal reduction of color and form
• A radical citation of Barnett Newman's strenge Farbfeldmalerei
.

We are grateful to Mr. Michael Neff of the Estate Günther Förg for his confirmation of this work's authenticity. The work is registered at the archive with the number WVF.01.B.0661.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Fahnemann, Berlin.
Private collection Hesse (since 2001, acquired directly from aforementioned).

277
Günther Förg
Ohne Titel, 2001.
Acrylic on lead and on panel. 4 parts
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 47,600
Sold:
€ 52,500 / $ 62.475

(incl. 25% surcharge)