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Yves Klein

French, 1928–1962

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Yves Klein

French, 1928–1962

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€75,000
Victoire de Samothrace, 1928-1962
Sold on Jun 30, 2020
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Print
Conceived in 1962 and executed in 2011, this work is the artist's proof number seven from an edition of eighty three, ten artist's proof and seven hors commerce.
49.5 x 22 x 24.5 cm
Realized Price
€75,000
Auction Sale
Jun 30, 2020
Christie's
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Yves Klein (1928-1962) Victoire de Samothrace signé des initiales et daté 'Y.K. 62' (sur l'aile droite); inscrit et numéroté 'Lalique France VII/X' (à l'arrière) cristal Lalique en cire perdue 49.5 x 22 x 24.5 cm. Conçue en 1962 et réalisée en 2011, cette œuvre est l'épreuve d'artiste numéro sept issue d'une édition de quatre-vingt-trois exemplaires, dix épreuves d'artiste et sept hors commerce. signed with initals and dated 'Y.K. 62' (right wing); inscribed and numbered 'Lalique France VII/X' (on the reverse) Lalique crystal with _cire perdue_ 19 ½ x 8 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. Conceived in 1962 and executed in 2011, this work is the artist's proof number seven from an edition of eighty three, ten artist's proof and seven hors commerce.
Victoire de Samothrace, 1928-1962
Conceived in 1962 and executed in 2011, this work is the artist's proof number seven from an edition of eighty three, ten artist's proof and seven hors commerce.
Jun 30, 2020
Christie's
€75,000
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Print
49.5 x 22 x 24.5 cm
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Jun 30, 2020
Christie's
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€75,000
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Yves Klein (1928-1962) Victoire de Samothrace signé des initiales et daté 'Y.K. 62' (sur l'aile droite); inscrit et numéroté 'Lalique France VII/X' (à l'arrière) cristal Lalique en cire perdue 49.5 x 22 x 24.5 cm. Conçue en 1962 et réalisée en 2011, cette œuvre est l'épreuve d'artiste numéro sept issue d'une édition de quatre-vingt-trois exemplaires, dix épreuves d'artiste et sept hors commerce. signed with initals and dated 'Y.K. 62' (right wing); inscribed and numbered 'Lalique France VII/X' (on the reverse) Lalique crystal with _cire perdue_ 19 ½ x 8 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. Conceived in 1962 and executed in 2011, this work is the artist's proof number seven from an edition of eighty three, ten artist's proof and seven hors commerce.
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Table Rose, 1928-1962
Sold on Dec 9, 2019
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Sculpture
dry pigment, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table
36.2 x 125.7 x 100.3 cm
Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Yves Klein (1928-1962) Table Rose signed and numbered 'A5.89.24 R. Moquay' (on a paper label affixed to the underside) dry pigment, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table 14 ¼ x 49 ½ x 39 ½ in. (36.2 x 125.7 x 100.3 cm.) This work is from an edition begun in 1963, under the supervision of Rotraut Klein-Moquay based on a model by Yves Klein.
Table Rose, 1928-1962
dry pigment, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table
Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Sculpture
36.2 x 125.7 x 100.3 cm
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Dec 9, 2019
Christie's
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Yves Klein (1928-1962) Table Rose signed and numbered 'A5.89.24 R. Moquay' (on a paper label affixed to the underside) dry pigment, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table 14 ¼ x 49 ½ x 39 ½ in. (36.2 x 125.7 x 100.3 cm.) This work is from an edition begun in 1963, under the supervision of Rotraut Klein-Moquay based on a model by Yves Klein.
€42,500
RP7 - La Terre bleue, 1928-1962
Sold on Dec 4, 2019
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Sculpture
IKB pigment and synthetic resin plaster cast
35 x 18 x 18 cm
Realized Price
€42,500
Auction Sale
Dec 4, 2019
Christie's
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Yves Klein (1928-1962) RP7 - La Terre bleue porte le monogramme de l'artiste (sur la base) et numéroté 'HC XXXXI/L' (sur une étiquette fixée sous la base) pigment IKB et résine synthétique sur moulage en plâtre 35 x 18 x 18 cm. Conçue en 1957 et réalisée en 1990, cette œuvre porte le numéro quarante et un hors commerce d'une édition de Jean-Paul Ledeur, Paris, de trois cents exemplaires et cinquante hors commerce. with the artist monogram (on the base) and numbered 'HC XXXXI/L' (on a label affixed under the base) IKB pigment and synthetic resin plaster cast 13 ¾ x 7 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. Conceived in 1957 and executed in 1990, this work is number forty one hors commerce from an edition from Jean-Paul Ledeur, Paris of three hundred and fifty hors commerce.
RP7 - La Terre bleue, 1928-1962
IKB pigment and synthetic resin plaster cast
Dec 4, 2019
Christie's
€42,500
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35 x 18 x 18 cm
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Dec 4, 2019
Christie's
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€42,500
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Yves Klein (1928-1962) RP7 - La Terre bleue porte le monogramme de l'artiste (sur la base) et numéroté 'HC XXXXI/L' (sur une étiquette fixée sous la base) pigment IKB et résine synthétique sur moulage en plâtre 35 x 18 x 18 cm. Conçue en 1957 et réalisée en 1990, cette œuvre porte le numéro quarante et un hors commerce d'une édition de Jean-Paul Ledeur, Paris, de trois cents exemplaires et cinquante hors commerce. with the artist monogram (on the base) and numbered 'HC XXXXI/L' (on a label affixed under the base) IKB pigment and synthetic resin plaster cast 13 ¾ x 7 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. Conceived in 1957 and executed in 1990, this work is number forty one hors commerce from an edition from Jean-Paul Ledeur, Paris of three hundred and fifty hors commerce.
$106,250
Untitled Blue Sponge Sculpture (SE 326), 1928-1962
Sold on Nov 14, 2019
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Sculpture
dry pigment and synthetic resin on natural sponge, with metal stem
13.3 x 6.4 x 5.1 cm
Realized Price
$106,250
Auction Sale
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Description
Yves Klein (1928-1962) Untitled Blue Sponge Sculpture (SE 326) dry pigment and synthetic resin on natural sponge, with metal stem sponge: 2 x 2 ½ x 2 in. (5.1 x 6.4 x 5.1 cm.) overall: 5 ¼ x 2 ½ x 2 in. (13.3 x 6.4 x 5.1 cm.) Executed _circa_ 1960.
Untitled Blue Sponge Sculpture (SE 326), 1928-1962
dry pigment and synthetic resin on natural sponge, with metal stem
Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
$106,250
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13.3 x 6.4 x 5.1 cm
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Nov 14, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$106,250
Description
Yves Klein (1928-1962) Untitled Blue Sponge Sculpture (SE 326) dry pigment and synthetic resin on natural sponge, with metal stem sponge: 2 x 2 ½ x 2 in. (5.1 x 6.4 x 5.1 cm.) overall: 5 ¼ x 2 ½ x 2 in. (13.3 x 6.4 x 5.1 cm.) Executed _circa_ 1960.
$15,597,500
Barbara (ANT 113), 1928-1962
Sold on Nov 13, 2019
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Painting
dry pigment and synthetic resin on paper laid down on canvas
200 x 145 cm
Realized Price
$15,597,500
Auction Sale
Nov 13, 2019
Christie's
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Yves Klein (1928-1962) Barbara (ANT 113) signed, inscribed and dated 'Yves Klein le monochrome, 1960' (on the reverse) dry pigment and synthetic resin on paper laid down on canvas 78 ¾ x 57 in. (200 x 145 cm.) Executed in 1960.
Barbara (ANT 113), 1928-1962
dry pigment and synthetic resin on paper laid down on canvas
Nov 13, 2019
Christie's
$15,597,500
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200 x 145 cm
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Nov 13, 2019
Christie's
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$15,597,500
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Yves Klein (1928-1962) Barbara (ANT 113) signed, inscribed and dated 'Yves Klein le monochrome, 1960' (on the reverse) dry pigment and synthetic resin on paper laid down on canvas 78 ¾ x 57 in. (200 x 145 cm.) Executed in 1960.
€137,500
La Victoire de Samothrace, (S9), 1928-1962
Sold on Oct 17, 2019
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Sculpture
dry pigment and synthetic resin on plaster, stone
54 x 27 x 29 cm
Realized Price
€137,500
Auction Sale
Oct 17, 2019
Christie's
Description
Yves Klein (1928-1962) La Victoire de Samothrace, (S9) signé des initiales et daté 'YK 62' (sur l'aile droite); numéroté '166/175' (sous la base) pigment pur et résine synthétique sur plâtre et base en pierre 54 x 27 x 29 cm. Œuvre originale 1962 - Édition multiple posthume 1973; cette œuvre porte le numéro cent soixante-six d'une édition de la galerie Karl Flinker, Paris, de cent soixante-quinze exemplaires, vingt-cinq épreuves d'artiste et trois exemplaires en résines réalisés spécialement pour l'Opéra Bastille à Paris signed with initials and dated 'YK 62' (on the right wing); numbered '166/175' (under the base) dry pigment and synthetic resin on plaster, stone 21 ¼ x 10 5/8 x 11 3/8 in. Original artwork 1962 - Postumous multiple edition 1973; this work is number one hundred sixty-six from Galerie Karl Flinker's edition, Paris, of one hundred seventy-five examples, twenty-five artist's proof and three examples in resin executed especially for the Opéra Bastille in Paris
La Victoire de Samothrace, (S9), 1928-1962
dry pigment and synthetic resin on plaster, stone
Oct 17, 2019
Christie's
€137,500
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Sculpture
54 x 27 x 29 cm
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Oct 17, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
€137,500
Description
Yves Klein (1928-1962) La Victoire de Samothrace, (S9) signé des initiales et daté 'YK 62' (sur l'aile droite); numéroté '166/175' (sous la base) pigment pur et résine synthétique sur plâtre et base en pierre 54 x 27 x 29 cm. Œuvre originale 1962 - Édition multiple posthume 1973; cette œuvre porte le numéro cent soixante-six d'une édition de la galerie Karl Flinker, Paris, de cent soixante-quinze exemplaires, vingt-cinq épreuves d'artiste et trois exemplaires en résines réalisés spécialement pour l'Opéra Bastille à Paris signed with initials and dated 'YK 62' (on the right wing); numbered '166/175' (under the base) dry pigment and synthetic resin on plaster, stone 21 ¼ x 10 5/8 x 11 3/8 in. Original artwork 1962 - Postumous multiple edition 1973; this work is number one hundred sixty-six from Galerie Karl Flinker's edition, Paris, of one hundred seventy-five examples, twenty-five artist's proof and three examples in resin executed especially for the Opéra Bastille in Paris
£25,000
Table d'Or, 1928-1962
Sold on Oct 5, 2019
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Sculpture
gold leaf, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table
37.5 x 125.1 x 100.3 cm
Realized Price
£25,000
Auction Sale
Oct 5, 2019
Christie's
Description
Yves Klein (1928-1962) _Table d'Or_ signed and numbered 'PUR-VOLE R. Klein-Moquay' (on a plaque affixed to the underside) gold leaf, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table 14 ¾ x 49 ¼ x 39 ½ in. (37.5 x 125.1 x 100.3 cm.) This work is from an edition begun in 1963, under the supervision of Rotraut Klein-Moquay based on a model by Yves Klein.
Table d'Or, 1928-1962
gold leaf, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table
Oct 5, 2019
Christie's
£25,000
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Sculpture
37.5 x 125.1 x 100.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 5, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
£25,000
Description
Yves Klein (1928-1962) _Table d'Or_ signed and numbered 'PUR-VOLE R. Klein-Moquay' (on a plaque affixed to the underside) gold leaf, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table 14 ¾ x 49 ¼ x 39 ½ in. (37.5 x 125.1 x 100.3 cm.) This work is from an edition begun in 1963, under the supervision of Rotraut Klein-Moquay based on a model by Yves Klein.
£1,571,250
Sculpture Éponge bleue sans titre, (SE 244), 1928-1962
Sold on Oct 4, 2019
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Sculpture
dry pigment and synthetic resin, sponge with metal wire on stone base
54 x 27 x 16cm
Realized Price
£1,571,250
Auction Sale
Oct 4, 2019
Christie's
Description
Yves Klein (1928-1962) _Sculpture Éponge bleue sans titre, _(SE 244) signed and dated 'Yves 59' (on the reverse of the base); signed with the artist's initials and dated '59 YK' (on the underside) dry pigment and synthetic resin, sponge with metal wire on stone base 21 ¼ x 10 5/8 x 6 ¼in. (54 x 27 x 16cm.) Executed in 1959
Sculpture Éponge bleue sans titre, (SE 244), 1928-1962
dry pigment and synthetic resin, sponge with metal wire on stone base
Oct 4, 2019
Christie's
£1,571,250
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Sculpture
54 x 27 x 16cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 4, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
£1,571,250
Description
Yves Klein (1928-1962) _Sculpture Éponge bleue sans titre, _(SE 244) signed and dated 'Yves 59' (on the reverse of the base); signed with the artist's initials and dated '59 YK' (on the underside) dry pigment and synthetic resin, sponge with metal wire on stone base 21 ¼ x 10 5/8 x 6 ¼in. (54 x 27 x 16cm.) Executed in 1959
$20,000
Table d'Or, 1928-1962
Sold on Jul 9, 2019
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Sculpture
gold leaf, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table
37.5 x 125.1 x 100.3 cm
Realized Price
$20,000
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Description
YVES KLEIN (1928-1962) Table d'Or signed and numbered '07-A1-E-34 R. Klein-Moquay' (on a plaque affixed to the underside) gold leaf, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table 14 ¾ x 49 ¼ x 39 ½ in. (37.5 x 125.1 x 100.3 cm.) This work is from an edition begun in 1963, under the supervision of Rotraut Klein-Moquay based on a model by Yves Klein.
Table d'Or, 1928-1962
gold leaf, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
$20,000
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Sculpture
37.5 x 125.1 x 100.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$20,000
Description
YVES KLEIN (1928-1962) Table d'Or signed and numbered '07-A1-E-34 R. Klein-Moquay' (on a plaque affixed to the underside) gold leaf, Plexiglas, wood and chrome-plated metal table 14 ¾ x 49 ¼ x 39 ½ in. (37.5 x 125.1 x 100.3 cm.) This work is from an edition begun in 1963, under the supervision of Rotraut Klein-Moquay based on a model by Yves Klein.
£250,000
Untitled Blue Monochrome (IKB 301), 1928-1962
Sold on Jun 26, 2019
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Painting
dry pigment and synthetic resin on card
21.5 x 17.9cm
Realized Price
£250,000
Auction Sale
Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
Description
Yves Klein (1928-1962) _Untitled Blue Monochrome __(IKB 301)_ signed and dated ‘Yves 59’ (on the reverse) dry pigment and synthetic resin on card 8 ½ x 7in. (21.5 x 17.9cm.) Executed in 1959
Untitled Blue Monochrome (IKB 301), 1928-1962
dry pigment and synthetic resin on card
Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
£250,000
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21.5 x 17.9cm
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Auction Sale
Jun 26, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
£250,000
Description
Yves Klein (1928-1962) _Untitled Blue Monochrome __(IKB 301)_ signed and dated ‘Yves 59’ (on the reverse) dry pigment and synthetic resin on card 8 ½ x 7in. (21.5 x 17.9cm.) Executed in 1959
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