Yves Klein (1928-1962)

was a French artist and an important figure in post-war European art. He was a leading member of the French artistic movement of Nouveau réalisme founded in 1960 by art critic Pierre Restany. Klein was a pioneer in the development of performance art, and is seen as an inspiration to and as a forerunner of minimal art, as well as pop art.
Le Rose du bleu (RE 22)
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GBP 23,561,250
FC1 (Fire Color 1)
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USD 36,482,500
Anthropométrie de l’époque bleue, (ANT 124)
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GBP 27,197,000
Barbara (ANT 113)
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USD 15,597,500
Peinture de feu couleur sans titre, (FC 27)
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GBP 5,906,500