Adrian Ghenie - 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale London Wednesday, March 6, 2019 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Chungking Project, Los Angeles
    Private Collection (acquired from the above)
    Christie's, London, 12 February 2016, lot 295
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

  • Catalogue Essay

    'I don’t believe in figurative. As soon as it starts to imitate, to depict something, then a painting is dead. This is the moment when you kill painting.' Adrian Ghenie


Casemate II

signed and dated 'Ghenie 2007' on the reverse
oil on canvas
24.6 x 65.3 cm (9 5/8 x 25 3/4 in.)
Painted in 2007.

£35,000 - 55,000 

Sold for £32,500

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20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale

London Auction 8 March 2019