Lot 472
  • 472

Thomas Schütte

Estimate
250,000 - 350,000 USD
Sold
241,000 USD
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Description

  • Thomas Schütte
  • Untitled (One Man and One Man)
  • signed with the artist's initials and dated 96 on the bottom of the figures

  • painted polyester and plaster sculpture on painted wood and plastic base

Catalogue Note

"So far as the meanings are concerned, I would rather talk with my hands and through forms and let these creatures live their own lives and tell their own stories. Avoiding certain fixed positions is important to me, avoiding being too classical or too predictable...I always hope that in the end the work will be physically present. That the works lead to essential questions is important." – Thomas Schütte (Julian Heynen, James Lingwood and Angela Vettese, Thomas Schutte,  London, 1998, p. 22)
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