Leau Et Le Feu (F 122)
Artwork: Leau Et Le Feu (F 122)
Size: 41 x 21.6 cm
Medium: Burnt cardboard mounted to panel
Creation year: 1961
Marks: Signed, titled, dated 1961 and inscribed Yves Klein le monochrome 'l'eau et le Feu' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Rive Droite, Paris; Jean Lacarde, Paris; Galerie Beaubourg, Paris; Jan Eric Lowenadler, Stockholm; Sotheby's, London, 30 November 1989, Lot 609; Ben Brown Fine Arts, London (acquired from the previous sale); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Skarstedt Gallery, Yves Klein and Andy Warhol: Fire Paintings and Oxidation Paintings, May - June 2014, pp. 32-33, 70 and 81, illustrated in color; Aspen Art Museum, David Hammons Yves Klein/Yves Klein David Hammons, August - November 2014, p. 39, illustrated in color; London, Skarstedt Gallery, Burning, Cutting, Nailing: Klein, Fontana, Uecker, June - July 2015, pp. 16-17 and 26, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2017-05-19
Lot Number: 225