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    Sale 7406

    Post -War and Contemporary Art (Evening Sale)

    20 June 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 25

    Yves Klein (1928-1962)

    RP 20

    Price Realised  

    Yves Klein (1928-1962)
    RP 20
    signed, titled and dated 'Yves Klein Oct. 61 Relief PLANETAIRE "TERRE"' (on the reverse)
    pigment and synthetic resin on plaster, fabric and board
    30 7/8 x 25¼in. (78.4 x 64.2cm.)
    Executed in October 1961


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    Provenance

    Betty Barman, Brussels.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 1970.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ROSEMARIE DELIL SOLD TO BENEFIT A CHILDREN'S HOSPICE IN OLPE, GERMANY


    Literature

    P. Wember, Yves Klein, Cologne 1969, no. RP 20, p. 138.