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    Sale 12245

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    7 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 222

    HELMUT FEDERLE (B. 1944)

    Basics on Composition III Formen und Grund (Hirohito)

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    HELMUT FEDERLE (B. 1944)
    Basics on Composition III Formen und Grund (Hirohito)
    signed, titled and dated ‘BASICS ON COMPOSITION III (FORMEN UND GRUND) (HIROHITO) FEDERLE 89’ (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    15 ¾ x 19 ¾in. (40 x 50cm.)
    Painted in 1989


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    Provenance

    Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Vienna.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1992.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE GERMAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    Helmut Federle, exh. cat., Grenoble, Musée de Grenoble, 1989 (illustrated, p. 91).
    in Artis – Zeitschrift für neue Kunst, vol. 44, June 1992 (illustrated, p. 33).


    Exhibited

    Cologne, Museum Ludwig in den Rheinhallen, Bilderstreit, Widerspruch, Einheit und Fragment in der Kunst seit 1960, 1989.
    Bonn, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Helmut Federle, 1995-1996 (illustrated, p. 65).