Sale: 529 / Post War / Contemporary Art, June 10. 2022 in Munich Lot 176

 

176
Alex Katz
Black Dress 2 (Cecily), Black Dress 5 (Ulla) und Black Dress 9 (Christy), 2018.
Cut-outs, metal, printed on both sides, on meta...
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 19,800
Sold:
€ 33,750 / $ 33,412

(incl. surcharge)
Black Dress 2 (Cecily), Black Dress 5 (Ulla) und Black Dress 9 (Christy). 2018.
Cut-outs, metal, printed on both sides, on metal plinth.
Each with the scratched signature on the plinth and with the artist's name, date, number and publisher on the stand. Each from an edition of 35 copies. Height up to 65 cm (25.5 in).
Released by Lococo Fine Art Publisher. [AM].
• In 1960 Alex Katz portrayed his wife Ada for the first time in the painting "The Black Dress" (Museum Brandhorst, Munich), showing her in a black dress in six different poses.
• The artist's famous Metal-Cut-Outs are in, among others, the collections of the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitian Museum in New York as well as in the National Portrait Gallery in London.
• The Guggenheim Museum, New York, plans to host a grand Alex Katz retrospective exhibition from October 2022 to February 2023
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176
Alex Katz
Black Dress 2 (Cecily), Black Dress 5 (Ulla) und Black Dress 9 (Christy), 2018.
Cut-outs, metal, printed on both sides, on meta...
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 19,800
Sold:
€ 33,750 / $ 33,412

(incl. surcharge)