• Post-War & Contemporary Art Da auction at Christies

    Sale 7756

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    17 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 181

    Imi Knoebel (b. 1940)

    White Constellation

    Price Realised  

    Imi Knoebel (b. 1940)
    White Constellation
    signed and dated 'imi 75/76 (on the reverse of the E4 element)
    four elements--acrylic on plywood
    E1: 33¾ x 110¼ x 2¾in. (86 x 280 x 7 cm.)
    E2: 25½ x 92¾ x 2¾in. (65 x 236 x 7 cm.)
    E3: 28¾ x 82¼ x 2¾in. (73 x 209 x 7 cm.)
    E4: 29½ x 83¾ x 2¾in. (75 x 213 x 7 cm.)
    Overall: 119 x 145 x 2¾in. (302.3 x 368.3 x 7cm.)

    Executed in 1975-76


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    Provenance

    Hoffman Borman Gallery, Los Angeles.
    Private Collection, Switzerland.