• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 1107

    Post-War and Contemporary Art (Day Auction)

    14 February 2013, London, King Street

  • Lot 196

    Arman (1928-2005)

    Hommage à Yves Klein

    Price Realised  


    Arman (1928-2005)
    Hommage à Yves Klein
    each: incised with the artist's signature and numbered 'Arman 69/99' (lower left of the Plexiglas case)
    pigment, gold leaf and acrylic on violin in Plexiglas case, in three parts
    each: 39 x 12 5/8 x 8 5/8in. (99 x 32 x 22cm.)
    Executed in 1992, this work is number sixty-nine from an edition of ninety-nine plus fourteen artist's proofs

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    This work is recorded in the Arman Studio Archives under number APA# 8400.92.085.

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    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.
    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 20% on the buyer's premium.


    Charleroi, Galerie Pascal Retelet, Arman, 1993 (another from the edition exhibited).