Arbre
Artwork: Arbre
Size: 174 x 71 x 43 cm
Medium: Assemblage of plastic bottles and brushes mounted on metal stand
Creation year: 1960
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Executed 1959-1960
Provenance: Collection Pierre Restany, Paris; Collection Marie-Aline et Jean-Francois Prat, Paris; Galerie Georges-Philippe et Nathalie Vallois, Paris; The Mayor Gallery, London; Collection Marcel Brient, Paris (acquired from the previous in 2000); Sale: Sotheby's Paris, Collection Marcel Brient - La Page Francaise, 24 September 2012, lot 7; Collection Alain & Candice Fraiberger
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume; Vienna, Museum Moderner Kunst, Stiftung Ludwig, Palais Lichtenstein; Valencia, IVAM, Centre Julio Gonzalez; Nimes, Carre d'Art, Musee d'Art Contemporain, Martial Raysse, 1992-1993; catalogue, p. 44, illustrated in colour; Copenhagen, ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, Eoro Pop : A dialog with the US, 1999; catalogue, p. 43, illustrated in colour; London, The Mayor Gallery, Nouveau Realisme, 2000; catalogue, no. 10, illustrated in colour; Neuilly-Sur-Seine, L'arbre qui ne meurt jamais,21 March - 30 June 2013; Paris, Centre Pompidou, Martial Raysse, 1960-2014, 2014; catalogue, p. 76, illustrated in colour; Catherine Grenier, Martial Raysse, la retrospective, in. Code Couleur 19, Paris, May 2014, p. 84, illustrated in colour; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; Dallas Museum of Art; Philadelphia Museum of Art, International Pop, 11 April 2015 - 15 May, 2016; catalogue, p. 301, no. 94, illustrated in colour

Sotheby's Paris

Date: 2017-12-06
Lot Number: 8
Low Estimate: $237004 [+55%]
High Estimate: $355507 [+3%]
Hammer Price: $367357
Sold For: $451493