Der Abgarkopf (The Head of Abgar)
Artwork: Der Abgarkopf (The Head of Abgar)
Size: 125 x 100.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1984
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials and dated '23.III.84 GB' (lower right); Signed, titled and dated ''der Abgarkopf' 23.III.84 G Baselitz' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Michael Werner, Cologne; Waddington Gallery, London; Barrie Morrison, New York; Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, Cologne; Galerie Michael Haas, Berlin; Private Collection, Southern Germany; Auction 410, Ketterer Kunst Munich, 7 December 2013, lot 1246; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Salzburg, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Anselm Kiefer Alkahest, 2011 (illustrated in colour, p. 98)

Christie's London

Date: 2015-10-17
Lot Number: 250
Low Estimate: $303310 [+0%]
High Estimate: $454960 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $303310
Sold For: $367760