Aktion Rest (Tableau Piege)
Artwork: Aktion Rest (Tableau Piege)
Size: 70 x 70 x 22 cm
Medium: Plates, knives, forks, napkins, glasses, beer bottle, ash tray, cigarette buts, cigarette packs, matches, saltshaker and remnants of food on board
Creation year: 1972
Marks: Signed twice, titled and dated 'Aktion Rest Spoerri Jahrgang 72, 7 Mai Tableau Piege Daniel Spoerri' (on the reverse)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Galerie Mathias Fels and Cie, Paris; Studio Oggetto, Milan; Galleria Rinaldo Rotta, Genoa; Studio Leonardi, Genoa.Enrico Pedrini Collection, Genoa; Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Massa Carrara, Palazzo Ducale, Luoghi della Seconda Avanguardia, 1987; Florence, Galleria Vivita, La Riformulazione Quantica; John Cage, Happening and Fluxus, 1988 (illustrated); Torino, Galleria Martano, Fluxus, 1988; The present lot will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonne currently being prepared by Dr. Sabine Kaufmann and Barbara Raderscheidt

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Date: 2016-04-21
Lot Number: 200
Low Estimate: $16960 [+100%]
High Estimate: $22610 [+50%]
Hammer Price: $33920
Sold For: $44170