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    Sale 2791

    Twentieth Century Art

    5 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 213

    René Daniëls (DUTCH, B. 1950)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    René Daniëls (DUTCH, B. 1950)
    Untitled
    signed with initials and dated 'RD86' (lower centre)
    gouache on paper
    31 x 47.5 cm.


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    The Words are not in their proper Place

    There will always be an end to the
    Transparency of the paint, of
    the paper. Always to see a painting. Ah,
    Had it just remained a drawing. Scheme.
    In search of the perfect balance
    Between play and work.
    An exhibition is also always part
    of a greater whole. Now that I've ended up here,
    the shutters close of the space very well.
    What can be won from this game.
    What I have to say can be done in a few
    lines. I always find fruitful ideas
    more interesting than the complete development
    of those ideas.
    And on a different level it is,
    In fact, a mixture of those images
    And the words that describe those
    Images. The words are not
    In there proper place.
    Book Exhibition.

    René Daniëls, Sputterance, texts on and by René Daniëls, Eindhoven 2007, p. 9.

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