Grande Tete Rouge (Big Red Head)
Artwork: Grande Tete Rouge (Big Red Head)
Size: 247.5 x 180 x 13 cm
Medium: Acrylic on wooden relief
Creation year: 1967
Marks: Signed and dated 'appel 1967' (on the reverse)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: A Collection of 10 Magnificent Sculptures by Karel Appel, Sotheby's Amsterdam, 22 March 1987, lot 6; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Centre National d'Art Contemporain, Karel Appel. Reliefs 1966-1968, 1968-1969 (illustrated twice, unpaged); This exhibition later travelled to Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; Basel, Kunsthalle Basel and Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts

Christie's Amsterdam

Date: 2016-04-20
Lot Number: 25