Modern, Post War & Contemporary
Modern, Post War & Contemporary | Auction | 05.06.2023 | Preview: 01.06.2023 - 04.06.2023

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Lot 48 | Katharina Fritsch | Fliege

50.000 - 70.000 €
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79.200 €

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Auction results from: Katharina Fritsch
1956 Essen

Title: Fliege.
Date: 2000.
Technique: Plastic, highly pigmented acrylic and bronze.
Measurement: 20 x 24 x 24cm.
Number: 1 of 2 AP.

A certificate signed by the artist is available for the work. The sculpture was created outside the edition of 10 copies. It is listed on the artist's official website (

- Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia

- Cf. Blazwick, Iwona (ed.): Katharina Fritsch, Ostfildern 2002, p. 2, ill. (here a different copy)
- Cf. Blazwick, Iwona (ed.): Katharina Fritsch, New York 2002, p. 2, ill. (here a different copy)
- Cf. Kunsthaus Zürich (ed.): Katharina Fritsch, Ostfildern 2009, p. 71, ill. (here a different copy)
- Cf. Morgan, Jessica: From Out There to Down Here, in: Parkett No. 87, New York 2010, p. 34, ill. (here a different copy)

- Typical oversized animal depiction with high recognition value
- Outside the very small edition of only 10 copies, with certificate by the artist
- Katharina Fritsch belongs to the most important visual artists of our century
- Golden Lion for lifetime achievement at the Venice Biennale 2022.

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Katharina Fritsch   Germany   Contemporary Art   Sculptures   2000s   Animal   Sculpture   Plastic   Insects  

Stock Id: 76284-1