• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 7835

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    12 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 188

    YVES KLEIN (1928-1962)

    TABLE BLEUE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    YVES KLEIN (1928-1962)
    TABLE BLEUE
    GLASS, PLEXIGLAS AND BLUE PIGMENT
    14 X 49 X 39¼IN. (35.7 X 124.5 X 99.7CM.)
    THIS WORK IS FROM AN EDITION BEGUN IN 1963, UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF ROTRAUT KLEIN-MOQUAY BASED ON A MODEL BY YVES KLEIN AND IS ACCOMPANIED BY A PLAQUE SIGNED 'R. KLEIN MOQUAY' AND NUMBERED NO. 02A127 (AFFIXED TO THE UNDERSIDE)


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    Provenance

    A/D GALLERY, NEW YORK.
    ACQUIRED FROM THE ABOVE BY THE PRESENT OWNER IN 2001.


    Literature

    K. HACKETT, 'MIX MASTER' IN ELLE DECOR, LONDON, OCTOBER 2005 (ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR, PP. 232, 234 AND 235).
    'A TALE OF TWO CITIES' IN VOGUE, FEBRUARY 2003 (ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR, PP. 271 AND 274).