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    Sale 2093

    Open House

    30 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 54

    Yves Klein (1928-1962)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Yves Klein (1928-1962)
    Untitled
    right sheet: signed and dated 'Yves 1961' (lower center)
    left sheet: signed and indistinctly inscribed 'Klein' (upper center)
    pastel, gold leaf and watercolor on paper
    each: 8 x 6¼ in. (20.3 x 15.8 cm.)
    Executed in 1961.


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    The Archives Yves Klein in Paris have confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Gift of the artist to the present owner, circa 1961


    Pre-Lot Text

    FROM THE COLLECTION OF MADAME FRANCE CRISTINI-RAYSSE