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    Sale 12294

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    24 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 29

    Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)

    Les Chants de Maldoro, oiseau avec une proie

    Price Realised  


    Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)
    Les Chants de Maldoro, oiseau avec une proie
    signed 'B. Buffet' (lower right)
    pencil on tracing paper laid down on card
    4 5/8 x 7 7/8 in. (11.8 x 20 cm.)
    Executed circa 1952

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    Anonymous sale, Mainichi Art Auction, Tokyo, 11 April 2015, lot 924.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.