Sale: 534 / Contemporary Art Day Sale, Dec. 09. 2022 in Munich Lot 157

 

157
Günther Uecker
Kölnisch->Klause<->(Phobien), 1983.
Nails, wooden box, books and magazines
Estimate:
€ 25,000 / $ 23,500
Sold:
€ 20,000 / $ 18,800

(incl. surcharge)
Kölnisch->Klause<->(Phobien). 1983.
Nails, wooden box, books and magazines.
Twice signed and dated on the sidewalls. Verso signed, dated, titled and inscribed "Verlag Symbol", as well as with a direction arrow. Ca. 36 x 43 x 26 cm (14.1 x 16.9 x 10.2 in).
Accompanied by a photo of the artist's confirmation and the artwork. [SM].
• Made for the exhibition of the same name at the publishing house "Symbol".
• This is one of his rare bibliophilic works.
• Uecker makes everyday object means of artistic expression
.

This work is registered in the Uecker Archiv with the number GU.83.042 and will be noted for inclusion in the forthcoming Catalouge Raisonné.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Berlin.

EXHIBITION: Günther Uecker, kölnisch, klause, phobien, Symbol magazine publishing house, Cologne, 1983, ex. cat. p. 15 (with illu.) and p. 17 (with installation view).

LITERATURE: Lempertz, Cologne, Contemporary Art auction, November 19, 1991, lot 1174.
Lempertz, Cologne, Contemporary Art auction, November 27, 2013, lot 840.




157
Günther Uecker
Kölnisch->Klause<->(Phobien), 1983.
Nails, wooden box, books and magazines
Estimate:
€ 25,000 / $ 23,500
Sold:
€ 20,000 / $ 18,800

(incl. surcharge)