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Galerie Adrien Maeght, Paris.
Pace Gallery, New York (50012).
Didier Imbert Fine Art, Paris.
Anon. sale, Christie's London, 28 June 2000, lot 82.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
V. Linhartová, Antoni Tàpies, London 1972 (illustrated, pl. 50).
A. Franzke & M. Schwarz, Antoni Tàpies, Werkund Zeit, Stuttgart 1979, pl. 138 (illustrated, p. 132 and incorrectly dated 1967).
A. Agustí, Tàpies, The Complete Works, 1961-1968, vol. II, Barcelona 1990, no. 1608 (illustrated in colour, p. 331).
Paris, Galerie Maeght, Antoni Tàpies, November 1967, no. 6.
Vienna, Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Antoni Tàpies, March-April 1968, no. 72. This exhibition later travelled to Hamburg, Kunstverein, May-June 1968, no. 61 (illustrated pl. 54) and Cologne, Kölnischer Kunstverein, July-August 1968.
Paris, Musée des Arts décoratifs, Peintres européens d'aujourd'hui, European Painters Today, September-November 1968. This exhibition later travelled to New York, The Jewish Museum, January-March 1969; Washington, D.C., National Collection of Fine Arts, April-June 1969; Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, July-September 1969; Atlanta, High Art Museum, September-October 1969 and Dayton, Dayton Art Institute, November-December 1969.
Paris, Didier Imbert Fine Art, Paris Capital des Arts, April-July 1989, no. 61.