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    Sale 3065

    Post-War and Contemporary Art

    1 - 2 November 2016, Amsterdam

  • Lot 34

    Imi Knoebel (b. 1940)

    Schwarzes Bild (Black Painting)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Imi Knoebel (b. 1940)
    Schwarzes Bild (Black Painting)
    signed and dated 'imi 90' (on the reverse)
    acrylic on masonite
    210 x 150cm.
    Executed in 1990


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    'I thought: everything has been done already. Yves Klein has painted his canvas blue, Lucio Fontana has cut slashes into his. What’s left? If you want to do something, to stay alive, you have to think of something at least as radical’ -I. Knoebel

    Special Notice

    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

    Galerie Fahnemann, Berlin.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1993.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE GERMAN COLLECTION