Sale: 529 / Post War / Contemporary Art, June 10. 2022 in Munich Lot 234

 

234
Jason Martin
Ghost, 2008.
Oil on aluminum
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 46,400
Sold:
€ 45,000 / $ 52.200

(incl. surcharge)
Ghost. 2008.
Oil on aluminum.
Verso signed, dated, titled and inscribed with a direction arrow and the technique. 220 x 146 x 10.5 cm (86.6 x 57.4 x 4.1 in).
[AR].
• Jason Martin's works on aluminum and stainless steel are characterized by the appealing contrast between minimalistic basic forms and gently modulated color forms.
• The paint is applied with a self-made, comb-like brush in one swinging motion, which is how the artist creates the stunning visual effects.
• The British artist became widely noticed in 1997, when he participated in the pioneering exhibiton "Sensation: Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection" at the Royal Academy of Arts in London.
• His works can be found in many public collections, among them the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C. or the Sprengel Museum in Hanover
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PROVENANCE: Private collection Western Germany.




234
Jason Martin
Ghost, 2008.
Oil on aluminum
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 46,400
Sold:
€ 45,000 / $ 52.200

(incl. surcharge)