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    Sale 12034

    Christie's Interiors

    16 March 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 395

    Rene Gruau (Rimini 1909-2004 Rome)

    The Coat

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rene Gruau (Rimini 1909-2004 Rome)
    The Coat
    signed with monogram 'Gruau' (lower right)
    pencil, pen and black ink and red wash on paper, unframed
    18 ¼ x 14 in. (46.4 x 35.5 cm.)
    This work is very similar in composition to 'The Red Coat', dated circa 1950, which was sold in these rooms as lot 116 on 25 October 2011 for £15,000.


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    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.