Mit Roter Fahne (With Red Flag)
Artwork: Mit Roter Fahne (With Red Flag)
Size: 161.9 x 130.8 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1965
Marks: Signed; signed, titled and dated 65 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Neuendorf, Hamburg; Private Collection, Germany; Galerie Rudolph Zwirner, Cologne; Private Collection, Europe (acquired from the previous in 1979); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Hamburg, Galerie Neuendorf, Georg Baselitz - Ein neuer Typ Bilder 1965/66, May - June 1973; Florence, Sala d’Arme di Palazzo Vecchio; and Hamburg, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Georg Baselitz: Dipinti 1965-1987, April - September 1988, p. 35, no. 7, illustrated in colour; New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum; Washington D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden; Berlin, National Galerie Staatliche Museen zu Berlin; and Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Georg Baselitz, May 1995 - July 1996, p. 32, no. 38, illustrated in colour (New York); and p. 26, no. 39, illustrated in colour (Berlin); Cologne, Josef-Aubrich-Kunsthalle, Wahre Wunder - Sammler und Sammlungen im Rheinland, May 2000 - February 2001, p. 215, no. 4, illustrated in colour; Berlin, Martin-Gropius-Bau; and Moscow, Tretjakow Galerie, Berlin Moskva: Moskau Berlin: 1950-2000, September 2003 - June 2004, p. 35, illustrated in colour (Berlin); and p. 54, illustrated in colour (Moscow) London, Royal Academy of Arts, Georg Baselitz, September - December 2007, p. 76, no. 24, illustrated in colour; Frankfurt, Stadel Museum, Georg Baselitz: Die Helden/The Heroes, June - October 2016, p. 49, no. 2; and p. 72, no. 12, illustrated in colour

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-08
Lot Number: 6