133
133
Asger Jorn
L’OISEAU TÊTU 1
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 118,750 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
133
Asger Jorn
L’OISEAU TÊTU 1
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 118,750 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Asger Jorn
1914 - 1973
L’OISEAU TÊTU 1
signed; signed, titled and dated 57 on the reverse
oil on canvas
80 x 100 cm; 31 1/2 x 39 3/8 in.
Executed in 1957.
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Provenance

Galerie Krugier et Cie, Geneva
Private Collection
Sale: Sotheby's, New York, Modern and Contemporary Art, 20 May 1982, lot 175
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

Exhibited

Geneva, Galerie Benador, Jorn, Peintures, Modifications, Gouaches, Céramiques, 1946 - 1961, October 1961; catalogue, np., illustrated

Literature

Guy Atkins, Asger Jorn: The Crucial Years, 1954-1964, London, 1977, n.p., no. 1022, illustrated

Catalogue Note

Faire en sorte que la matière parle à l'homme au nom de l'homme, c'est là l'objectif et la réalité de l'art.

To make the material speak to man in the name of man, that is the aim and reality of art.

Asger Jorn

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