Yves Klein (French, 1928-1962)
Vénus Bleue (S 41), 1962-1982; Geneva Dry pigment and synthetic resin on plaster; Posthumous edition of 353 copies edited in 1982 by the Gallery Bonnier; Numbered 209/300 at the back of the sculpture and with the artist's star in relief; 27" high; Publisher: Editions Galerie Bonnier, Geneva; Literature: Yves Klein: Catalogue Raisonné of Editions and Sculptures, Paris 2000, p. 234, cat. no. S41, another example illustrated; Note: Accompanied by numbered certificate; Provenance: Private Collection
Sale Price: $137,500
Estimate: $60,000 - $90,000
The work of art is in good condition. Signed by Rotraut Klein-Moquay and numbered 209/300. No apparent losses. Please contact the auction house for a more detailed condition report on this lot.