Großer Geist Nr. 13
Artwork: Großer Geist Nr. 13
Size: 250.8 x 158.1 x 88.9 cm
Medium: Cast aluminum
Creation year: 1998
Marks: Incised with the artist's name, foundry name, and dated 1998 on the heel of the right foot
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens; CAP Collection (acquired from the previous in 1999); Francois Pinault, Paris; Peter Freeman, Inc., New york; Acquired by the present owner from the previous
Exhibition history: Athens, Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Thomas Schutte, January - February 1999; Venice, Palazzo Grassi, Mapping the Studio: Artists from the Francois Pinault Collection, June 2009 - April 2011, pp. 280-281, illustrated in color (incorrectly titled Grosse Geister Nr. 14); Venice, Palazzo Grassi, Il Mondo vi appartiene / Le monde vous appartient / The World Belongs to You, June 2011 - February 2012, p. 320, illustrated in color (incorrectly titled Grosse Geister Nr. 9); Rennes, Couvent des Jacobins / Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rennes, Debout!, June - September 2018, p. 169, illustrated in color (installed at Palazzo Grassi), p. 170, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-16
Lot Number: 22
Low Estimate: $4000000 [+10%]
High Estimate: $6000000 [-26%]
Hammer Price: $4400000
Sold For: $5275600