29 June 2011
Hermann Nitsch (b. 1938)
signed four times and dated twice 'Hermann Nitsch 1986' (on the reverse); signed 'Hermann Nitsch' (on the stretcher)
acrylic on burlap
78¾ x 118 1/8in. (200 x 300cm.)
Painted in 1986
Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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London, Saatchi Gallery, The Triumph of Painting, 2005-2006 (illustrated in colour, p. 91). This exhibition later travelled to Leeds, Leeds City Art Gallery.
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