• Post-War and Contemporary Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5537

    Post-War and Contemporary Art

    25 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 45

    GEORG BASELITZ (B. 1938)

    Sächsische Motive

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    GEORG BASELITZ (B. 1938)
    Sächsische Motive
    signed and dated 'Baselitz 75' (lower right); signed and dated again 'Baselitz 75' (on the reverse)
    gouache, ink and graphite on paper
    9 x 6in. (22.9 x 15.8cm.)
    Executed in 1975


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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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    Provenance

    Sabine Knust, Munich.
    Private Collection, Los Angeles.


    Literature

    Baselitz, exh. cat., Bologna, Galleria d'Arte Moderna, 1997 (illustrated, p. 180).