• Post-War & Contemporary Art Da auction at Christies

    Sale 7756

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    17 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 177

    Gunther Uecker (b. 1930)

    Metaphysische Visionen

    Price Realised  


    Gunther Uecker (b. 1930)
    Metaphysische Visionen
    signed and dated 'Uecker. 86' (on the reverse) and signed and dated 'Uecker. 86 (on the stretcher)
    nails and wood mounted on canvas with lead mounted on panel element
    79 5/8 x 64 5/8 x 6½in. (202 x 164.2 x 16.5cm.)
    Executed in 1986

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    Galerie Walter Storms, Munich.
    Private Collection, Germany.


    R. Gassen and B. Holeczek, Uecker, Heidelberg, 1987 (illustrated in colour, p. 163).