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    Sale 7601

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 228

    Frantisek Kupka (1871-1957)

    Study for Conte de pistils et d'étamines

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    Frantisek Kupka (1871-1957)
    Study for Conte de pistils et d'étamines
    signed 'Kupka' (lower left); stamped in red with the signature and stamped in purple with the studio stamp (on the reverse)
    watercolour and pencil on paper
    10¼ x 8¼ in. (26.2 x 21.2 cm.)
    Executed circa 1919


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    Provenance

    Galerie Ziegler, Zurich.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1978.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this work is sold with a photo-certificate from Pierre Brulle and that the work dates from the early 1920s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION