Sale: 500 / Evening Sale, July 17. 2020 in Munich Lot 244

 
244
Sigmar Polke
Ohne Titel, 1969.
Gelatin silver print
Estimate:
€ 12,000 / $ 14,280
Sold:
€ 13,750 / $ 16.362

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Ohne Titel. 1969.
Gelatin silver print.
Signed, dated and inscribed "A. P.". Artist proof aside from the edition. On firm wove paper. 51 x 50.5 cm (20 x 19.8 in). Sheet: 60,5 x 50,5 cm (23,8 x 19,9 in).
Proof from 1988/1990. [CH].
• Polke's photograhy currently sees a renaissance, Galerie Max Hetzler in Berlin showed a comprehensive exhibition this year
• In his early photographs Polke shows alchimist approach towards the medium
• He breaks the rules of classic photography
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We are grateful to Michael Trier for his kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Berlin Projects, Berlin.
Private collection Great Britain (acquired from aforementioned in 2001).

Bice Curiger, Der Mann mit der Lupe, 1992

244
Sigmar Polke
Ohne Titel, 1969.
Gelatin silver print
Estimate:
€ 12,000 / $ 14,280
Sold:
€ 13,750 / $ 16.362

(incl. 25% surcharge)