• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 7835

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    12 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 230

    ANTONI TàPIES (B. 1923)

    NEGRE AMB CREU DE PAPER

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ANTONI TàPIES (B. 1923)
    NEGRE AMB CREU DE PAPER
    SIGNED 'TàPIES' (ON THE REVERSE)
    OIL AND PAPER COLLAGE ON CANVAS
    79 X 66 1/8IN. (200.5 X 170.5CM.)
    EXECUTED IN 1974


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    Provenance

    MR. AND MRS. ADRIEN MAEGHT, PARIS.
    GALERIE MAEGHT, PARIS.
    ANON. SALE., CHRISTIE'S LONDON, 29 MAY 1997, LOT 80.
    ACQUIRED AT THE ABOVE SALE BY THE PRESENT OWNER.


    Literature

    J. MARíN-MEDINA, TàPIES: MEDITACIONES, 1976, MADRID 1976, (ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR, P. 77).
    A. AGUSTí, TàPIES OBRA COMPLETA 1969-1975, VOL. 3, BARCELONA 1992, NO. 2737 (ILLUSTRATED, P. 383).


    Exhibited

    BARCELONA, GALERIE MAEGHT, TàPIES: OBRA RECENT, JANUARY-MARCH 1975, NO. 3 (ILLUSTRATED, UNPAGED).
    ZURICH, GALERIE MAEGHT, TàPIES: PEINTURES, GOUACHES, MAY-JULY 1975, NO. 9.