Uber allen Gipfeln ist Ruh - in Deutschen Gefangnissen wird Gefoltert (Above All Peaks is Peace - in German Prisons there is Torture)
Artwork: Uber allen Gipfeln ist Ruh - in Deutschen Gefangnissen wird Gefoltert (Above All Peaks is Peace - in German Prisons there is Torture)
Size: 29.5 x 40 cm
Medium: Watercolour on paper
Creation year: 1972
Marks: Signed and dated 'Anselm Kiefer 72' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist in 1977 and thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Copenhagen, Kunstforeningen, Nuditskunst fra Jytte og Jarl Borgens samling, 1989, no. 126 (illustrated, p. 43); This exhibition later ravelled to Silkeborg, Silkeborg Kunstmuseum; Humlebaek, Louisiana, Museum of Modern Art, Anselm Kiefer, 2010-2011

Date: 2011-06-29
Lot Number: 171