Art (1945-contemporary) > Abstract Art Post-War Georg Herold
Ohne Titel. 1989.
Mixed media on canvas. Lacquer and caviar.
Signed and dated on the reverse. 100 x 80 cm (39.3 x 31.4 in).
• Lacquer and caviar converge on the canvas in a provocative and ironically critical manner.
• Herold studied with Sigmar Polke, as a Young Wild Artist, along with Albert Oehlen and Martin Kippenberger, he questioned the art market.
• In the present work, Herold's intensive examination of Albrecht Dürer shows in a splendid yet gothic-morbid pictorial language.
• Georg Herold's works are at, among others, Museum Brandhorst, Munich, the Museum of Modern Art, New York, and the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam.
PROVENANCE: Galerie Bärbel Grässlin, Frankfurt.
Private collection (acquired from the above in 1989).
Austrian private collection.
In good conditio. Margins minimally soiled amd with small isolated material losses.
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