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    Sale 7601

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 244

    Yves Tanguy (1900-1955)

    Sans titre

    Price Realised  

    Yves Tanguy (1900-1955)
    Sans titre
    signed and dated 'YVES TANGUY 46' (lower right)
    gouache, pen and India ink and pencil on paper
    4¼ x 7¾ in. (10.7 x 19.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1946


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    Provenance

    Julien Levy, New York, by whom acquired from the artist; his sale, Sotheby's, New York, 5 November 1981, lot 152.
    Timothy Baum Collection, New York.
    Galeria Manuel Barbié, Barcelona.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2001.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    P. Matisse, Yves Tanguy, Un recueil de ses oeuvres, New York, 1963, no. 366 (illustrated p. 164; incorrect dimensions: 8 x 16.5 cm.).