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MG 9

Yves Klein-MG 9-1962

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
MG 9
Size:
146 x 114 cm
Medium :
Gold leaf on panel
Creation Year:
1962
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted circa 1962
Provenance :
Rotraut Klein-Moquay, Paris; Acquired by the present owner from the above in November 1969
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Alexandre Iolas, Yves Klein, April - May 1965, cat. no. 6; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Yves Klein, October - December 1965, cat. no. 24; Stockholm, Moderna Museet, L'Espace interieur, une exposition concernant un art universel, December 1965 - February 1966, cat. no. 179; Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Yves Klein, March - April 1966, cat. no. 25; New York, The Jewish Museum, Yves Klein, January - March 1967 (incorrect painting illustrated); Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum, Yves Klein, February - March 1968, cat. no. 18; Nurnberg, Institut fur Moderne Kunst Nurnberg, Yves Klein in Nurnberg, April - May 1968, cat. no. 18; Prague, Narodni Galerie, Yves Klein 1928 - 1962, 1968, cat. no. 18; Paris, Musee des arts decoratifs, Yves Klein 1928 - 1962, January - March 1969; Krefeld, Museum Haus Lange, Wendepunkt: Kunst in Europa um 1960, May - July 1980, cat. no. 30; Krefeld, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Sammlung Helga und Walther Lauffs - Amerikanische und europaische Kunst der sechziger und siebziger Jahre, November 1983 - April 1984, cat. no. 196, p. 29, illustrated in color; Krefeld, Museen Haus Esters und Haus Lange, Im Weißen Raum: Lucio Fontana und Yves Klein, November 1994 - February 1995, cat. no. 9, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2008-05-14
Lot Number :
13
Low Estimate :
$6,000,000[+250%]*
High Estimate :
$8,000,000[+163%]*
Hammer Price :
$21,000,000
Sold For :
$23,561,000*