• Post-War & Contemporary Art Da auction at Christies

    Sale 7756

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    17 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 158

    Antoni Tàpies (B. 1923)

    Chaise Blanche

    Price Realised  

    Antoni Tàpies (B. 1923)
    Chaise Blanche
    signed 'Tàpies' (lower right)
    oil, sand, spray enamel and chalk on paper
    47 x 31½in. (119.5 x 80cm.)
    Executed in 1989


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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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    Provenance

    Thomas Ammann Fine Art AG, Zurich.
    Galerie Lelong, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Literature

    A. Augusti, Tàpies Obra Completa 1986-1990, vol. VI, Barcelona 1990, no. 5858 (illustrated, p. 336).