Germann Auctionhouse Zurich
Lot 68 / Important Paintings, Sculptures, Watercolors, Drawings and MultiplesJune 22, 2020 18:00

Metzler Kurt Laurenz, Wächter

Lot 68

Metzler Kurt Laurenz, 1941 (CH)

Wächter, 1968

Polyester plastic on metal plate.

H 1990 mm B 1250 mm T 780 mm.
2/10. Signed with the monogram on the left foot: KLM.

CHF4'500 / 6'500
EUR4'300 / 6'300
USD4'700 / 6'800

Hammer Price: CHF 7'500

Swiss private property.

The sculpture "Wächter" is one of the first from the series "Strassenmenschen" from 1968. The series was shown for the first time at the Open Air Exhibition "Kurt Laurenz Metzler. Serielle Polyesterplastik, 1969" at the Museum Bellerive in Zurich and in 1971 was also exhibited at the Art Basel.

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