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Main Focus

In our Contemporary Art department, we focus on German artists from the generation that worked from the 1960s through the 1990s, such as Albert Oehlen, Martin Kippenberger, Günther Förg or Peter Roehr. In general, however, numerous artistic movements from the 1960s up until the present day are represented in our contemporary art auctions: Zero, Minimalism, Conceptual Art, Pop-Art, and even Bad Painting and Postmodern Realism. The works on offer include outstanding paintings and drawings as well as sculptures and installations by a large number of renowned artists, such as Günther Uecker, Ed Kienholz, Isa Genzken, Andy Warhol, Tony Cragg, or Stephan Balkenhol.

Auction and Consignments

Our next auctions will take place on 1 and 2 December 2022. We appraise your art – confidentially, non-binding, and free of charge. Please send us a reproduction of the artwork by either post or email, including details such as the medium, date, and size (unframed). You may also use the estimate request form. Please do not hesitate to contact us by telephone – we are always at your disposal.

Selected results

from our auctions on 2 and 3 June 2022

Lot 616

Markus Lüpertz

“Pierrot Lunaire – DER DANDY”. 1984. Oil on canvas. 200 × 162 cm. Sold for 75,000 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 4

Gordon Matta-Clark

“Circle Grid Overlay”. 1977. Cut Drawing: Pencil on paper stack, cut, in acrylic glass box 71.3 × 97.5 × 1.3 cm. Sold for 225,000 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 625

Karin Kneffel

“(F XXXVIII)”. 1997. Diptych: oil on canvas. Each 180 × 180 cm (dimensions: 180 × 360 cm). Sold for 350,000 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 11

Georg Baselitz

“6 schöne, 4 häßliche Porträts: häßliches Porträt 9”. 1988. Oil on worked wood panel. 90 × 72.5 cm. Sold for 400,000 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 16

Arnulf Rainer

“Dunkle Figur”. 1990/91. Oil on wood. 198.5 × 121.5 cm. Sold for 275,000 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 606

Katharina Grosse

Untitled. 1999. Acrylic on aluminium. 188 × 125 cm. Sold for 87,500 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 611

Sarah Morris

Swiss Service Station. 1997. Gloss varnish on canvas. 213.5 × 213.5 cm. Sold for 70,000 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 630

Hermann Nitsch

Untitled (Schüttbild). 1960. Oil and blood on masonite. 57.8 × 54.6 cm. Sold for 387,500 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 629

Günther Förg

Untitled. 1988. Bronze relief with green-black patina. 99 × 59.5 × 7 cm. Sold for 81,250 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 656

Rainer Fetting

“2 Arabs I”. 1983. Acrylic on canvas. 120 × 170 cm. Sold for 168,750 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 603

Simon Denny

“Startup Casemod: Chris Poole’s Canvas”. 2015. 2015 Acer Predator G7700 Sniper V Desktop-PC in UV printed acrylic glass box. 50 × 59.5 × 30.7 cm. Sold for 12,500 EUR (incl. premium)

Lot 634

Andreas Schulze

Untitled. 1984. Diptych: emulsion paint on cotton. Each 230 × 170 cm (dimensions: 230 × 340 cm). Sold for 75,000 EUR (incl. premium)