DIETER ROTH (1930-1998)
Goldei als Rennfahrer (Gold egg as racer)
signed and dated 'Dieter Roth (Bield von ~ '70)' (lower centre)
chocolate on paper
65 x 46.5cm.
Executed in 1969
Eat Art Galerie, Dusseldorf.
Galerie Obere Zäune, Zurich.
Pierre Baltensperger, Zurich.
Collection Baviera.
Anon. sale, Germann Auktionshaus Zurich, 12 November 1996, lot 117.
Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired at the above sale).
Acquired from the above by the late owner.
D. Dobke, Melancholischer Nippes. Dieter Roths frühe Objekte und Materialbilder 1960 – 75, Cologne 2002, vol. 2, no. 1969.9 (illustrated, p. 29).
Basel, Schaulager Basel, Roth Time: A Dieter Roth Retrospective, 2003, no. 524, p. 288. This exhibition later travelled to Cologne, Museum Ludwig and New York, The Museum of Modern Art.
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