Sale: 500 / Evening Sale, July 17. 2020 in Munich Lot 226

 
226
Horst Antes
Großes Dorf II, 1995/98.
Acrylic, graphite and manganese with sawdust on...
Estimate:
€ 60,000 / $ 70,200
Sold:
€ 68,750 / $ 80.437

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Großes Dorf II. 1995/98.
Acrylic, graphite and manganese with sawdust on panel.
1998-20. Verso signed, dated and dedicated "9.5.25 - 2.11.98 für Rolf Schmücking". 220 x 300 cm (86.6 x 118.1 in).

• The house becomes Horst Antes' new figure for artistic expression
• Rare triptych with groups of houses
• Wonderful pictorial color contrast on monochrome background
• Thickly painted surface owing to the materials employed
• Dedicated to the gallerist and art critic Rolf Schmücking
• This is Antes' largest work ever offered on the international auction market
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PROVENANCE: Private colelction North Rhine-Westphalia.

EXHIBITION: Quadrat Bottrop - Josef Albers Museum, Bottrop, cat. no. 9, color illu. on p. 31
Horst Antes - Arbeiten von 1959 bis 2002, Stiftung Schleswig - Holsteinsche Landesmuseen, Schloß Gottorf, Schleswig April 6 - July , 2003 and Kunst Halle e.V., Kunsthalle Villa Kobe, Halle, July 17 - August 31, 2003, cat. with color illu. on pp. 160/161
Lieblingsbilder, Schloß Gottorf April 28, 2013 - January 12, 2014, cat. with color illu. pp. 42/43.

226
Horst Antes
Großes Dorf II, 1995/98.
Acrylic, graphite and manganese with sawdust on...
Estimate:
€ 60,000 / $ 70,200
Sold:
€ 68,750 / $ 80.437

(incl. 25% surcharge)