Sale: 524 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, Dec. 10. 2021 in Munich Lot 28

 

28
Otto Piene
Gütersloh, 1976.
Mixed media. Gouache, fire and soot
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 22,600
Sold:
€ 42,500 / $ 48.024

(incl. surcharge)
Gütersloh. 1976.
Mixed media. Gouache, fire and soot.
Bottom right signed and dated. Bottom left titled "Gütersloh". On board. 96 x 68 cm (37.7 x 26.7 in), size of sheet [AM].

• Impressive fire gouache in a particularly subtle coloring.
• There is no other oeuvre than Piene's that is so extraordinarily dominated by fire as a means of creation, it has an iconographic status.
• Offered on the international auction market for the first time (sorce: artprice.com)
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28
Otto Piene
Gütersloh, 1976.
Mixed media. Gouache, fire and soot
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 22,600
Sold:
€ 42,500 / $ 48.024

(incl. surcharge)