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    Sale 7736

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    24 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 117

    Jean (Hans) Arp (1886-1966)

    Larme couleur

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jean (Hans) Arp (1886-1966)
    Larme couleur
    signed 'ARP' (on the reverse); signed again and dated 'ARP 1947' (on the artist's label affixed to the backboard)
    gouache and paper collage on black paper
    25 x 19 3/8 in. (63.5 x 49.2 cm.)
    Executed in Meudon in 1947


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    Provenance

    Buchholz Gallery [Curt Valentin], New York, by 1951.
    G. David Thompson, Pittsburgh, by whom possibly acquired from the above.
    Saidenberg Gallery, New York.
    Acquired by Evelyn Annenberg Jaffe Hall by 1958.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF EVELYN ANNENBERG HALL


    Exhibited

    New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Arp, October - November 1958, no. 27 (illustrated p. 83).