Franz West

Austrian, 1947–2012

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Franz West

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Austrian, 1947–2012

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o.T. (Liege), 1991
Sold on Apr 16, 2021
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Sculpture
steel and leather
174.0 x 66.5 x 76.0 cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Apr 16, 2021
Phillips
Description
o.T. (Liege), 1991
steel and leather
Apr 16, 2021
Phillips
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Sculpture
174.0 x 66.5 x 76.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Apr 16, 2021
Phillips
Realized Price
Price not available
$300,000
Lemurenkopf (Model for Knokke), 2002
Sold on Mar 9, 2021
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Vubonite and steel
116.84 x 194.95 cm
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Realized Price
$300,000
Auction Sale
Mar 9, 2021
Christie's
Description
Franz West (1947-2012) Vubonite and steel 76 ¾ x 46 ½ x 46 ½ in. (194.9 x 118.1 x 118.1 cm.) Executed in 2002.
Lemurenkopf (Model for Knokke), 2002
Vubonite and steel
Mar 9, 2021
Christie's
$300,000
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116.84 x 194.95 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 9, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
$300,000
Description
Franz West (1947-2012) Vubonite and steel 76 ¾ x 46 ½ x 46 ½ in. (194.9 x 118.1 x 118.1 cm.) Executed in 2002.
$525,000
Onkel-Stuhl (Uncle Chair) [Fourteen Works]
Sold on Mar 9, 2021
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Sculpture
woven synthetic textile over steel tubular frame
50.8 x 84.1 x 51.1 cm
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Realized Price
$525,000
Auction Sale
Mar 9, 2021
Christie's
Description
Franz West (1947-2012) stamped with the respective number 'P646, P782, P829, P842, P843, P844, P846, P860, P863, P864, P897, P898, P905, P906' (on the rear leg of each chair) woven synthetic textile over steel tubular frame each: 33 1/8 x 20 x 20 1/8 in. (84.1 x 50.8 x 51.1 cm.) Executed in 2001-2009. These works are uniquely executed and from an open edition.
Onkel-Stuhl (Uncle Chair) [Fourteen Works]
woven synthetic textile over steel tubular frame
Mar 9, 2021
Christie's
$525,000
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Sculpture
50.8 x 84.1 x 51.1 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 9, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
$525,000
Description
Franz West (1947-2012) stamped with the respective number 'P646, P782, P829, P842, P843, P844, P846, P860, P863, P864, P897, P898, P905, P906' (on the rear leg of each chair) woven synthetic textile over steel tubular frame each: 33 1/8 x 20 x 20 1/8 in. (84.1 x 50.8 x 51.1 cm.) Executed in 2001-2009. These works are uniquely executed and from an open edition.
$8,190
Doku-Chair, 1997
Sold on Mar 5, 2021
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Sculpture
steel and textile
43.2 x 83.8 x 53.3 cm
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Realized Price
$8,190
Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Meeting New Art Halfway: The Collection of Anita Reiner steel and textile 33 by 17 by 21 in. (83.8 by 43.2 by 53.3 cm.) Executed in 1997.
Doku-Chair, 1997
steel and textile
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
$8,190
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Sculpture
43.2 x 83.8 x 53.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$8,190
Description
Meeting New Art Halfway: The Collection of Anita Reiner steel and textile 33 by 17 by 21 in. (83.8 by 43.2 by 53.3 cm.) Executed in 1997.
$9,450
Privat-Lampe des Künstlers, 1990
Sold on Mar 5, 2021
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Sculpture
welded iron
35.5 x 193.0 x 35.5 cm
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Realized Price
$9,450
Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
welded iron, electrical fittings and light bulb 76 by 14 by 14 in. (193 by 35.5 by 35.5 cm.) Executed in 1990.
Privat-Lampe des Künstlers, 1990
welded iron
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
$9,450
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Sculpture
35.5 x 193.0 x 35.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$9,450
Description
welded iron, electrical fittings and light bulb 76 by 14 by 14 in. (193 by 35.5 by 35.5 cm.) Executed in 1990.
$4,788
Privat-Lampe des Künstlers, 1990
Sold on Mar 5, 2021
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welded iron
35.5 x 193.0 x 35.5 cm
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Realized Price
$4,788
Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
welded iron, electrical fittings and light bulb 76 by 14 by 14 in. (193 by 35.5 by 35.5 cm.) Executed in 1990.
Privat-Lampe des Künstlers, 1990
welded iron
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
$4,788
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Sculpture
35.5 x 193.0 x 35.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 5, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$4,788
Description
welded iron, electrical fittings and light bulb 76 by 14 by 14 in. (193 by 35.5 by 35.5 cm.) Executed in 1990.
£15,120
Pair of 'Der Ficker' chairs, 2005
Sold on Feb 18, 2021
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Sculpture
metal, linen and printed cotton fabric with accompanying 'Der Ficker' book on metal chain
45.0 x 87.0 x 54.0 cm
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Realized Price
£15,120
Auction Sale
Feb 18, 2021
Phillips
Description
Pair of 'Der Ficker' chairs, 2005
metal, linen and printed cotton fabric with accompanying 'Der Ficker' book on metal chain
Feb 18, 2021
Phillips
£15,120
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45.0 x 87.0 x 54.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 18, 2021
Phillips
Realized Price
£15,120
CHF CHF1,512
Privatlampe des Künstlers I, 1989
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Sculpture
Iron and rebar
280.0 cm
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Realized Price
CHF CHF1,512
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
Iron and rebar Signed, dated and numbered 146 underneath Height: circa 280 cm To view Shipping Calculator, please click here
Privatlampe des Künstlers I, 1989
Iron and rebar
Dec 8, 2020
Sotheby's
CHF CHF1,512
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280.0 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
CHF CHF1,512
Description
Iron and rebar Signed, dated and numbered 146 underneath Height: circa 280 cm To view Shipping Calculator, please click here
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Privatlampe des Künstlers II, 1989
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Welded iron and electrical fittings
193.0 cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
Welded iron and electrical fittings Signed, dated and numbered 422 underneath Height: circa 193 cm To view Shipping Calculator, please click here
Privatlampe des Künstlers II, 1989
Welded iron and electrical fittings
Dec 8, 2020
Sotheby's
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193.0 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
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Price not available
Description
Welded iron and electrical fittings Signed, dated and numbered 422 underneath Height: circa 193 cm To view Shipping Calculator, please click here
€19,050
Untitled, 1980
Sold on Nov 26, 2020
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Work on Paper
pen on invitation card
14.8 x 10.5 cm
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Realized Price
€19,050
Auction Sale
Nov 26, 2020
Dorotheum
Description
pen on invitation card to an exhibition of F. West by Galerie Krinzinger, Innsbruck in June 1980, handwritten by the artist on the reverse: “der Friedl”, We cordially invite you to the exhibition by (printed and crossed out) F. WEST (printed) a (crossed out), 10.5 x 14.8 cm
Untitled, 1980
pen on invitation card
Nov 26, 2020
Dorotheum
€19,050
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Work on Paper
14.8 x 10.5 cm
Estimate
Auction Sale
Nov 26, 2020
Dorotheum
Realized Price
€19,050
Description
pen on invitation card to an exhibition of F. West by Galerie Krinzinger, Innsbruck in June 1980, handwritten by the artist on the reverse: “der Friedl”, We cordially invite you to the exhibition by (printed and crossed out) F. WEST (printed) a (crossed out), 10.5 x 14.8 cm
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