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    Sale 11793

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 124

    Françoise Gilot (b. 1921)

    Claude à l'oursin et deux personnages sur la plage à Golfe-Juan

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    Françoise Gilot (b. 1921)
    Claude à l'oursin et deux personnages sur la plage à Golfe-Juan
    signed 'F. Gilot' (lower right)
    pen and India ink on paper
    8 1/4 x 10 5/8 in. (21 x 27.2 cm.)
    Drawn in 1952


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    This work is included in the Françoise Gilot Archives under no. 1100.

    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Galerie Folklore, Lyon, acquired directly from the artist in 1953.
    Collection Marcel Michaud, Lyon.
    Collection Françoise Dupuy-Michaud, by descent from the above.
    Anonymous sale, De Baecque & Associés, Lyon, 15 December 2015, lot 54.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    (probably) Lyon, Galerie Folklore, 1953.