Die Funftorichten Jungfrauen [The Five Foolish Virgins]
Artwork: Die Funftorichten Jungfrauen [The Five Foolish Virgins]
Size: 237 x 340 cm
Medium: Oil, acrylic, emulsion, shellac and mirror fragments on photo paper mounted on canvas
Creation year: 1983
Marks: Titled '5 torichten Jungfrauen' (on the stretcher)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Paul Maenz, Cologne; Celine and Heiner Bastian, Berlin; Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London; Private collection, United States; Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 12 November 2002, lot 42; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Cologne, Galerie Paul Maenz, Anselm Kiefer, January-February 1984; Dusseldorf, Stadtischen Kunsthalle, Anselm Kiefer, March-May 1984, p. 120, no. 46; Bordeaux, CAPC Musee d'art contemporain, Anselm Kiefer Peintures 1983-1984, May-Septmber 1984, p. 27 (illustrated); Nationalgalerie Berlin, Staaliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Anselm Kiefer, March-May 1991, pp. 38 and 161, no. 4 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-13
Lot Number: 52B
Low Estimate: $1000000 [-9%]
High Estimate: $1500000 [-40%]
Hammer Price: $900000
Sold For: $1095000