L'Esclave Mourant D'Apres Michel Ange (S 20)
Artwork: L'Esclave Mourant D'Apres Michel Ange (S 20)
Size: 56.5 x 18.7 x 15.8 cm
Edition Size: 300 (+ 50 HC numbered I/L to L/L)
Medium: Blue pigment and synthetic resin on plaster
Creation year: 1992
Marks: Stamped with the artist's signature, titled and numbered, R. Klein Moquay on a label affixed to the underside
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Conceived in 1962 and executed posthumously in 1992

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-10-06
Lot Number: 142
Low Estimate: $33942 [+39%]
High Estimate: $47518 [+0%]
Hammer Price: $47518
Sold For: $59398
Notes: This work is number 66 from an edition of 300, plus 50 hors-commerce proofs numbered I/L to L/L

Phillips Hong Kong

Date: 2016-11-27
Lot Number: 54
Low Estimate: $32225 [+11%]
High Estimate: $45116 [-20%]
Hammer Price: $36090
Sold For: $45116
Notes: Stamped with the artist's signature and thumbprint, numbered 'S20 95/300' and inscribed 'R. Klein Moquay' on a label affixed to the underside

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2016-11-18
Lot Number: 188
Low Estimate: $40000 [+37%]
High Estimate: $60000 [-8%]
Hammer Price: $55000
Sold For: $68750
Notes: Numbered?'201/300' and signed by Rotraut Klein-Moquay on a label affixed to the?underside

Sotheby's London

Date: 2016-02-11
Lot Number: 139
Low Estimate: $35730 [+43%]
High Estimate: $50020 [+2%]
Hammer Price: $51450
Sold For: $64310

Date: 2015-03-26
Lot Number: 134
Low Estimate: $48000
High Estimate: $55000
Hammer Price: Not Sold
Notes: Numbered '59/300' on a lable on the bottom of the base

Date: 2014-12-02
Lot Number: 368
Low Estimate: $31200 [+27%]
High Estimate: $43600 [-8%]
Hammer Price: $39900
Sold For: $51500
Notes: Signed, artist's thumbprint, titled, numbered and annotated 'Yves Klein, S 20, l'esclave mourant d'apres Michel Ange, no 29/300, R. Klein Moquay, realisation J.P. Ledeur, Paris', label under base

Date: 2014-11-29
Lot Number: 424
Low Estimate: $24900 [+89%]
High Estimate: $37400 [+26%]
Hammer Price: $47300
Notes: Signed 'Yves Klein' and inscribed, label, base underside; numbered '179/300'

Date: 2014-11-12
Lot Number: 361
Low Estimate: $27000 [+82%]
High Estimate: $33700 [+45%]
Hammer Price: $49200
Sold For: $60100
Notes: Certificate issued by Rotraut Klein Moquay, numbered 170/300, included in lot, signed on label

Date: 2014-06-12
Lot Number: 14
Low Estimate: $50300
High Estimate: $83900
Hammer Price: Not Sold
Notes: Inscribed 'R.Klein Moquay' in blue ink, with the artist's thumbprint and numbered '201/300' in black and blue ink all on a label affixed to the reverse

Date: 2013-10-26
Lot Number: 47
Low Estimate: $34500 [+60%]
High Estimate: $48300 [+14%]
Hammer Price: $55200
Sold For: $68300
Notes: Numbered '236/300', label under the base

Date: 2013-05-14
Lot Number: 504
Low Estimate: $34100 [+3%]
High Estimate: $37800 [-6%]
Hammer Price: $35400
Sold For: $43000
Notes: Signed 'R. Klein Moquay', on label, numbered '69/300'

Date: 2011-02-17
Lot Number: 253
Low Estimate: $32200 [+20%]
High Estimate: $48300 [-19%]
Hammer Price: $38700
Sold For: $48400
Notes: With the artist's signature, thumbprint, titled, inscribed and numbered 'Yves Klein S20 Eslave Mourant d'Apres Michel Ange 10/300 R. Klein Moquay' (on a label affixed to the underside of the base)

Date: 2010-10-23
Lot Number: 53
Low Estimate: $34800 [+12%]
High Estimate: $41800 [-6%]
Hammer Price: $39000
Sold For: $48800
Notes: Signed 'Rotraut Klein-Moquay', numbered '176/300', label base

Date: 2010-06-29
Lot Number: 185
Low Estimate: $30100 [+20%]
High Estimate: $45200 [-19%]
Hammer Price: $36200
Sold For: $45200
Notes: Signed, imprinted with the artist's thumb print, titled and numbered '3/300' on a label affixed to the underside

Date: 2009-12-05
Lot Number: 472
Low Estimate: $30000 [+30%]
High Estimate: $45000 [-13%]
Hammer Price: $39000
Notes: Under Rotraut Klein-Moquay signed label from Edition Realisation J. P. Ledeur, Paris, numbered '49/300'

Date: 2009-12-01
Lot Number: 326
Low Estimate: $52500 [-37%]
High Estimate: $75000 [-56%]
Hammer Price: $33000
Sold For: $41500
Notes: Label signed by the artist's widow R. Klein Moquay, inscirbed 'Yves Klein / S 20 / L'esclave mourant d'apres Michel Ange / Exemplaire 58/300 / R. Klein Moquay / realisation pa J. P. Ledeur-Paris'

Date: 2009-12-01
Lot Number: 231
Low Estimate: $33000 [+45%]
High Estimate: $42000 [+14%]
Hammer Price: $48000
Sold For: $59400
Notes: Signed and numbered 'Yves Klein 60/300' (on a label affixed to the underside)

Date: 2009-02-12
Lot Number: 139
Low Estimate: $28900 [+49%]
High Estimate: $43300 [+0%]
Hammer Price: $43300
Sold For: $52900
Notes: Signed and numbered 'Yves Klein 218/300' (on a label affixed to the underside)

Date: 2009-02-06
Lot Number: 109
Low Estimate: $29000 [+110%]
High Estimate: $43600 [+39%]
Hammer Price: $61000
Sold For: $75900
Notes: Signed, imprinted with the artist's thumb print, titled and numbered '4/300' on a label affixed to the underside

Date: 2008-07-02
Lot Number: 102
Low Estimate: $39900 [+39%]
High Estimate: $59800 [-6%]
Hammer Price: $55800
Sold For: $69300
Notes: Signed, imprinted with the artist's thumb print, titled and numbered '258/300' on a label affixed to the base

Date: 2008-06-25
Lot Number: 145
Low Estimate: $34200 [+31%]
High Estimate: $43500 [+3%]
Hammer Price: $45100
Sold For: $55500
Notes: Stamped and numbered '70/300' on a label attached to the underside of the base

Date: 2008-03-08
Lot Number: 458
Low Estimate: $84600
High Estimate: $100000
Hammer Price: Not Sold
Notes: Label under the base with the artist?s printed signature and thumbprint, title and number in an edition of 300

Date: 2007-10-16
Lot Number: 344
Low Estimate: $40800 [+0%]
High Estimate: $61100 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $40800
Sold For: $49800
Notes: Numbered '12/300', underside

Date: 2007-06-21
Lot Number: 288
Low Estimate: $39800 [+60%]
High Estimate: $59700 [+6%]
Hammer Price: $63700
Sold For: $76500
Notes: Numbered '218/300'

Date: 2007-02-08
Lot Number: 103
Low Estimate: $39400 [+40%]
High Estimate: $59100 [-6%]
Hammer Price: $55200
Sold For: $65800
Notes: Signed and numbered '155/300'

Date: 2006-05-11
Lot Number: 237
Low Estimate: $40000 [+75%]
High Estimate: $60000 [+16%]
Hammer Price: $70000
Sold For: $84000
Notes: Signed, inscribed and numbered '21/300'

Date: 2005-06-29
Lot Number: 528
Low Estimate: $24100 [+30%]
High Estimate: $30200 [+3%]
Hammer Price: $31400
Sold For: $38500
Notes: Numbered '45/300'

Date: 2003-10-22
Lot Number: 20
Low Estimate: $16700 [+30%]
High Estimate: $25100 [-13%]
Hammer Price: $21800
Notes: Signed and numbered '239/300'

Date: 2001-10-23
Lot Number: 468
Low Estimate: $11600 [+112%]
High Estimate: $17400 [+41%]
Hammer Price: $24700
Sold For: $28500
Notes: Signed, inscribed and numbered '113/300'

Date: 2001-06-28
Lot Number: 653
Low Estimate: $16900 [+8%]
High Estimate: $22500 [-18%]
Hammer Price: $18300
Sold For: $21500
Notes: Signed, incribed and numbered '8/300'

Date: 2001-06-28
Lot Number: 186
Low Estimate: $16900
High Estimate: $21100
Hammer Price: Not Sold

Date: 2000-10-27
Lot Number: 37
Low Estimate: $15100 [+8%]
High Estimate: $18900 [-13%]
Hammer Price: $16400
Sold For: $18300
Notes: Numbered '33/300'

Date: 1999-11-21
Lot Number: 252
Low Estimate: $15700 [-1%]
High Estimate: $18800 [-17%]
Hammer Price: $15500

Date: 1999-07-01
Lot Number: 724
Low Estimate: $12600 [+37%]
High Estimate: $18900 [-8%]
Hammer Price: $17300
Sold For: $20000
Notes: Signed, inscribed and numbered '36/300'

Date: 1999-06-23
Lot Number: 85
Low Estimate: $12600 [+31%]
High Estimate: $19000 [-12%]
Hammer Price: $16600
Notes: Numbered '43/300'

Date: 1998-07-03
Lot Number: 254
Low Estimate: $11500 [+28%]
High Estimate: $14800 [+0%]
Hammer Price: $14800
Notes: Signed, inscribed and numbered '38/300'

Date: 1998-07-02
Lot Number: 342
Low Estimate: $13200 [+62%]
High Estimate: $19900 [+8%]
Hammer Price: $21500
Sold For: $24800
Notes: Signed, inscribed and numbered '35/300'

Date: 1998-06-18
Lot Number: 96
Low Estimate: $13300 [+62%]
High Estimate: $16600 [+30%]
Hammer Price: $21600

Date: 1998-05-26
Lot Number: 63
Low Estimate: $20200 [+0%]
Hammer Price: $20200
Notes: Signed and numbered 34 of 300

Date: 1997-12-11
Lot Number: 23
Low Estimate: $13500 [-8%]
High Estimate: $16900 [-27%]
Hammer Price: $12300

Date: 1997-12-01
Lot Number: 673
Low Estimate: $12500 [+0%]
High Estimate: $17500 [-28%]
Hammer Price: $12500
Notes: Numbered '74/300'