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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 516

    André Masson (1896-1987)

    Les rascasses

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    André Masson (1896-1987)
    Les rascasses
    signed 'andré masson' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    31½ x 37 3/8 in. (80 x 95 cm.)
    Painted in 1955


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    Provenance

    Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (no. 06054/50437).
    Saidenberg Gallery, New York.


    Saleroom Notice

    The Comité Masson has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
    The dates of the exhibition in Aix-en-Provence mentioned in the catalogue were July to October 1975.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE JUDITH AND ABRAHAM AMAR FOUNDATION SOLD TO BENEFIT CHARITY


    Exhibited

    Aix-en-Provence, Musée Granet, Palais de Malte, André Masson, Oeuvres de 1921 à 1975, no. 92.