Idilli (I Am Thyrsis Of Etna Blessed With A Tuneful Voice)
Artwork: Idilli (I Am Thyrsis Of Etna Blessed With A Tuneful Voice)
Size: left: 134.3 x 148.6 right: 69 x 53 cm
Medium: Collage, oil and wax crayon, pencil and tape on paper
Creation year: 1976
Marks: Signed with initials, titled and dated 'Aug 76' on the left sheet
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : In two parts
Provenance: Heiner Bastian, Berlin; Private Collection, Berlin; Galerie Karsten Greve, Cologne; Acquired by the present owner from the previous in 1994
Exhibition history: Karlsruhe, Museum fur Neue Kunst im ZKM Karlsruhe, Extended Loan, September 2002 - January 2003; Karlsruhe, Museum fur Neue Kunst im ZKM Karlsruhe, Just what is it... 100 years of modern art from private collections in Baden-Wurttemberg, 10 years at the ZKM Museum of Contemporary Art, December 2009 - April 2010, p. 264, illustrated in color; Berlin, Galerie Heiner Bastian, Cy Twombly - A Mediterranean World, September - November 2012

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-11
Lot Number: 16
Low Estimate: $1500000
High Estimate: $2000000
Hammer Price: Not Sold