Sale: 343 / Post War / Contemporary Art, Dec. 04. 2008 in Munich Lot 622

 
Yves Klein - Monochrome und Feuer


 
622
Yves Klein
Monochrome und Feuer, 1961.
Silkscreen
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 20,520
Sold:
€ 21,960 / $ 25.034

(incl. 22% surcharge)
Lot description

Monochrome und Feuer. 1961.
Exhibition catalogue comprising 2 Silkscreens and a cardboard plated with beaten gold.
On cardboard. 32 : 23,5 cm (12,5 : 9,2 in)Each 32 x 23,5 cm (12,5 x 9,2 in)

The exhibition catalogue "Yves Klein, Monochrome und Feuer" was released by the Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld, on the occasion of the artist's first comprehensive exhibition from 14 January to 26 February 1961 at the Museum Haus Lange, Krefeld. It contains one blue and one pink silkscreen as well as a gilded cardboard, which was plated with beaten gold by Yves Klein. [NB]
Sheet edges partially minimally bumped. Blue silkscreen with isolated minor to soft traces of rubbing. the cardboard's beaten gold layer uneven, partly detached and with small losses of material. Catalogue minimally discoloured and with soft handling marks.

622
Yves Klein
Monochrome und Feuer, 1961.
Silkscreen
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 20,520
Sold:
€ 21,960 / $ 25.034

(incl. 22% surcharge)