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Le Rose du bleu (RE 22)

Yves Klein-Le Rose du bleu (RE 22)-1960

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Le Rose du bleu (RE 22)
Size:
199 x 153 x 16 cm
Medium :
Dry pigment in synthetic resin, natural sponges and pebbles on board
Creation Year:
1960
Marks
Titled 'Le Rose du bleu' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Collection Madeleine Everaert, Brussels; Francois de Menil, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 1980
Exhibition History :
Krefeld, Museum Haus Lange, Yves Klein: Monochrome und Feuer, 1961. Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, La Metamorphose de l'Objet, 1971; This exhibition later travelled to Rotterdam, Museum Boijmans-van Beuningen; Berlin, Nationalgalerie; Milan, Palazzo Reale; Basel, Kunsthalle and Paris, Musee des Arts Decoratifs; Houston, Rice Museum, Yves Klein 1928-1962: A Retrospective, 1982, no. 43 (illustrated in colour, p. 159); This exhibition later travelled to Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art; New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Paris, Musee national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou; Paris, Musee national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Yves Klein, 1983, no. 43 (illustrated in colour, p. 127); New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Painterly Visions, 1985; New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Abstraction in the Twentieth Century: Total Risk, Freedom, Discipline, 1996; Paris, Musee national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Yves Klein: Corps, couleur, immateriel, 2006-2007 (illustrated in colour, p. 121); This exhibition later travelled to Vienna, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien; Washington D.C., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Yves Klein: With the Void, Full Powers, 2010-2011 (illustrated in colour, p. 141); This exhibition later travelled to Minneapolis, Walker Art Center

Christie's London

Date:
2012-06-27
Lot Number :
9
Low Estimate :
$32,699,100[0%]*
Hammer Price :
$32,699,100
Sold For :
$36,753,200*