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Composition Emanante De Lequation Y=-Ax2+Bx+18 Avec Accord De Orange, Vert, Violet

Georges Vantongerloo-Composition Emanante De Lequation Y=-Ax2+Bx+18 Avec Accord De Orange, Vert, Violet-1930

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Artwork:
Composition Emanante De Lequation Y=-Ax2+Bx+18 Avec Accord De Orange, Vert, Violet
Size:
119.1 x 62.5 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1930
Marks
Signed with the monogram (lower right); signed 'G. Vantongerloo' (on a piece of the original stretcher attached to the crossbrace)
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted in Paris in 1930
Provenance :
Sylvia Pizitz, New York, by 1962; Galerie Tarica, Paris; Hubertus Wald, Hamburg, by whom acquired from the previous on 27 February 1973; The Hubertus Wald Charitable Foundation, Hamburg; sale, Christie's, London, 7 February 2012, lot 7; Galerie Gmurzynska, Zurich; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Paris, Abstraction-Creation, 1934; Basel, Kunsthalle, konstruktivisten, January - February 1937, no. 60, p. 14 (titled 'composition: y=ax2+bx+c'); New York, Rose Fried Gallery, Group Exhibition, January 1951, no. 14, n.p; New York, Rose Fried Gallery, Coincidences, January - February 1952, no. 20, n.p; Buffalo, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Plus by Minus: Today's Half-Century, March - April 1968, no. 212, n.p. (illustrated, titled 'Composition with Accord of Orange, Gold, Green, Violet' and dated 'circa 1922'); Munster, Westfalisches Landesmuseum fur Kunst und Kulturgeschichte, abstraction creation, 1931-1936, April - June 1978, no. 1, p. 277 (illustrated p. 278, titled 'Komposition uber die Gleichung y=ax2+bx+18'); this exhibition later travelled to Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, June - September 1978; Zurich, Kunsthaus, Georges Vantongerloo: A Travelling Retrospective Exhibition, April - May 1981, no. 61, p. 54 (illustrated); Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, L'art en Belgique, Flandre et Wallonie au XXe siecle, un point de vue, December 1990 - March 1991, no. 279, p. 524 (illustrated p. 178); Hamburg, Kunsthalle,#The Wald Collection: Showpieces of 20th Century Painting, September - November 2003, no. 42 (no catalogue); Duisburg, Stiftung Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum - Zentrum internationaler Skulptur,#Fur eine neue Welt: Georges Vantongerloo und seine Kreise von Mondrian bis Bill;, October 2009 - January 2010, no. 69, pp. 118 & 281 (illustrated p. 118)

Christie’s London

Date:
2018-02-27
Lot Number :
16
Low Estimate :
$1,119,640[+25%]*
High Estimate :
$1,679,460[-17%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,399,549
Sold For :
$1,691,705*