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    Sale 5324

    Post War & Contemporary Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 254

    Jean-Paul Riopelle (1923-2002)

    Composition en Noir, Rouge et Blanc

    Price Realised  

    Jean-Paul Riopelle (1923-2002)
    Composition en Noir, Rouge et Blanc
    signed and dated 'Riopelle, 64' (lower right)
    oil, gouache and wax crayon on paper
    19½ x 12 7/8in. (49.5 x 32.6cm.)
    Executed in 1964


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming 3rd Volume of the Jean-Paul Riopelle Catalogue Raisonné, 1960-1965, being prepared by Yseult Riopelle.

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    Provenance

    Jacques Dubourg, Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in June 1966.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this work will be included in the forthcoming 3rd Volume of the Jean-Paul Riopelle Catalogue Raisonné, 1960-1965, being prepared by Yseult Riopelle.


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Jacques Dubourg, Riopelle Gouaches de 1961 à 1965, June 1966.