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A. R. Penck

G.B. 2

Estimate:

35,000

to
- 55,000 CHF

A. R. Penck

A. R. Penck

G.B. 2

G.B. 2

Estimate:

35,000

to
- 55,000 CHF

Lot sold:

75,600

CHF

A. R. Penck

1939 - 2017

G.B. 2


Oil on canvas

51 x 76 cm (unframed); 54.7 x 80 cm (framed)

Executed in 1988

This work is in very good condition. The canvas is secured and perfectly flat, apart of a depression on the top right quadrant. Upon very close inspection, light dirt on the paint surface is visible, as well as one spot of accretion on the lower left quadrant and two small light scratches, ca. 1 cm long near the lower left corner. Inspection under ultraviolet light shows no sign of retouching.


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The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Galerie Michael Werner, Cologne
Galerie Beyeler, Basel 
Private collection (acquired from the above and on loan to the Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven until 2005)
Christie's, Amsterdam, 30th May 2006, lot 248
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner
Basel, Galerie Beyeler, A.R. PENCK, 1989, no. 51