Excavatrice de l'espace [Space Excavator] (S 13), 1958

  • Excavatrice de l'espace [Space Excavator]
    Collaboration Jean Tinguely - Yves Klein
    Dry pigment and synthetic resin on metal disc, electric motor, metal feet
    17 x 20.5 x 25 inch
It was in 1955 that Yves Klein met Jean Tinguely for the first time, but it was not until 1958 that the two artists really got to know each other. This second date marks the beginning of a deep friendship and the starting point of an intense collaboration.