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    Sale 7358

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sale

    9 February 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 158

    Niki de Saint Phalle (1930-2002)

    Tir-Edition MAT

    Price Realised  

    Niki de Saint Phalle (1930-2002)
    Tir-Edition MAT
    signed and numbered 'Niki de Saint Phalle 90' (on a label affixed to the reverse)
    paint, plaster and plastic on plywood
    28¾ x 21 5/8 x 6¾in. (73 x 55 x 7.2cm.)
    Executed in 1964, this work is number ninety from an edition of one hundred works which were created as part of an exhibition at Galerie Der Spiegel (MAT), Cologne


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    Provenance

    Galerie Burén, Stockholm.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in the late 1960s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWEDISH COLLECTION


    Literature

    Acatos (ed.), Niki de Saint Phalle, Catalogue Raisonné 1949-2000, vol. I, Lausanne 2001, nos. 421-433 (others from the edition illustrated, pp. 197-202).