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Karel Appel
(Amsterdam 1921 – Zürich 2006)
‘De Schilderskist’ van Karel Appel: Kijk leef speel met Karel Appel (1977)
The wooden box with silkscreen cover, comprising a table of contents, the signed photobook Het gezicht van Appel (The Face of Appel), a wood relief painted in colours Bloem met blauwe ogen (Bloom With Blue Eyes) and the set of seven silkscreens in colours, titled Hier ben ik, Hoofden als bloemen, Spelend in het blauw, Leef met mij, De indiaan, Kijk naar mij, De tovenaar and Het gele hoofd. On wove paper, each silkscreen signed, dated 1977 and numbered 49/300 (aside from the edition of 300 there were also 50 hors commerce copies)
Published by Galerie Nova Spectra, The Hague
Relief H. approx. 47 cm / Perspex box H. 59 x W. 59 x D. 10 cm
Each silkscreen approx. 50 x 50 cm
Box 54.2 x 54.2 x 14.5 cm
Provenance:
Private collection, the Netherlands (c. 1980)
Note:
Last photo: Karel Appel in the studio of Henk van der Vet with presenter Henk van der Meyden during a television recording in 1977 (© Henk van der Vet).

“Through play, we renew contact with childhood – My art is childlike.” – Karel Appel

Taxatie
€ 4.000 - 6.000
Resultaat
€ 6.500