H.R. GIGER (1940-2014)
Erotomechanics XI (Begötterung) [Deification]
titled 'Begötterung' (lower edge); signed twice, titled again, inscribed and dated 'H.R. Giger 79 Erotomechanic (Begötterung) XI Werk No 428 H. Giger' (on the reverse); signed again and inscribed in German '‘for Mister Sprick with best wishes to His Museum for Walter Ackermann his Dream H. Giger 1980' (on the reverse)
acrylic and airbrush on paper mounted on panel
2712 x 3912 in. (70 x 100 cm.)
Executed in 1979.
Private collection
Gift from the above to the present owner, 1997
H.R. Giger, Necronomicon II, Erftstadt, 2005, p. 40 (illustrated).
M. Belz and M. Witzig, eds., Werkverzeichnis, 2007, pp. 52-53, no. 5.
S. Grof, ed., H.R. Giger and the Zeitgeist of the Twentieth Century, Kronengasse, 2014, p. 52, no. 5 (illustrated).
O. Ludwik, The Little Giger Page, digital, ongoing, no. 428, 1979-B-428 (illustrated).
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