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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1018

    Sonia Delaunay (1884-1979)

    Rythme couleur no. 1562

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sonia Delaunay (1884-1979)
    Rythme couleur no. 1562
    signed and dated 'Sonia Delaunay 1968' (lower right)
    gouache and pastel on paper
    29 7/8 x 22 ½ in. (75.8 x 57.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1968


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    Jean-Louis Delaunay and Richard Riss have confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Galerie Benador, Geneva (1969).
    Artcurial, Paris (by 1973).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, January 1986.


    Pre-Lot Text

    SOLD TO BENEFIT NEWPORT FESTIVALS FOUNDATION, INC.