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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 203

    Sigmar Polke (b. 1941)

    Sheet from Sketchbook (railtracks through mountain pass)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sigmar Polke (b. 1941)
    Sheet from Sketchbook (railtracks through mountain pass)
    india ink on paper
    8¼ x 5 7/8 in. (21 x 14.8 cm.)
    Executed in 1968.


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    Provenance

    Private collection, Germany
    Anon. sale; Sotheby's, London, 23 June 2005, lot 101
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Exhibited

    New York, Museum of Modern Art; Hamburg Kunsthalle, Sigmar Polke: Works on Paper 1963-1974, 1999, p. 179, no. 282 (illustrated).