Sale: 519 / Post War / Cont. Art II, June 19. 2021 in Munich Lot 564

 
564
Imi Knoebel
Odyshape C 5, 1995.
Sculpture. Acrylic on aluminum
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 48,000
Sold:
€ 125,000 / $ 150.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Odyshape C 5. 1995.
Sculpture. Acrylic on aluminum.
Signed and inscribed "C 5" on the reverse. Unique object. ca. 123 x 123 cm (48.4 x 48.4 in).
[KT].
• In reference to Piet Mondrian, Knoebel uses the primary colors yellow, red and blue as well as the geometric shape of the straight line
• Radical work in which Knoebel frees himself from all restrictions of content and function
• The important representative of Minimal Art was represented at several documenta exhibitions (1972, 1977, 1982, 1987)
• Works by Imi Knoebel are in numerous important collections, such as the Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin, the K20 / K21 - Kunstsammlung Nordrhein Westfalen and the Albertina, Vienna
• In autumn / winter, the Goetz Collection, Munich, will honor the artist on occasion of his 80th birthday
.

PROVENANCE: Galerie MaxWeberSixFriedrich, Munich.
Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from the above in 1996).

564
Imi Knoebel
Odyshape C 5, 1995.
Sculpture. Acrylic on aluminum
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 48,000
Sold:
€ 125,000 / $ 150.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)