Roter Fisch (Red Fish)
Artwork: Roter Fisch (Red Fish)
Size: 300 x 400 cm
Medium: Acrylic on woven fabric
Creation year: 1992
Marks: Signed on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Collection Frieder Burda Baden-Baden (acquired directly from the artist); McCaffrey Fine Art New York; Private Collection USA (acquired from the previous in 2011); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Monchengladbach Stadtisches Museum Abteiberg Sigmar Polke: Neue Bilder 1992 November 1992 - January 1993 n.p. (text) ; Frankfurt Museum fur Moderne Kunst on loan April 1994 - December 2004; Baden-Baden Kunsthalle Baden-Baden Sammlung Frieder Burda: Gerhard Richter Sigmar Polke Arnulf Rainer September - November 1996 p. 157 no. 63 illustrated in colour ; Baden-Baden Museum Frieder Burda; and Vienna Museum Moderner Kunst Polke: Eine Retrospektive February - October 2007 pp. 72-73 no. 46 illustrated in colour; New York McCaffrey Fine Art Sigmar Polke January - February 2011; New York Nahmad Contemporary Threads of Metamorphosis: Fabric Pictures by Sigmar Polke November 2014 - January 2015 pp. 26-27 illustrated in colour

Sotheby's London

Date: 2016-06-28
Lot Number: 23