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    Sale 5837

    Post-War & Contemporary Art

    30 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 306

    Henri Michaux (1899-1994)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri Michaux (1899-1994)
    Untitled
    signed with artist's initials 'HM' (lower right)
    India ink on paper
    39 3/8 x 58 7/8in. (100 x 149.5cm.)
    Executed in 1976


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    Provenance

    Gallery Maya, Brussels.
    Private Collection, Antwerp.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this work has been incorrectly illustrated in the catalogue and should be rotated 180 degrees to the left.


    Pre-Lot Text

    ...for hours, especially in the beginning, the most vivid images. Eyes closed, as in a vision, I saw a sort of vertical torrent descend.
    Henri Michaux