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    Sale 11794

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 211

    Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)

    L'Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)
    L'Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel
    signed and dated ‘Bernard Buffet 56’ (upper right); inscribed ‘La cour du Louvre et l’arc du Carrousel’ (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    35 x 57 1/2 in. (89 x 146 cm.)
    Painted in 1956


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    This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Galerie Maurice Garnier.

    Special Notice

    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.


    Provenance

    Galerie David et Garnier, Paris.
    Private collection, London, probably acquired in the late 1960s-early 1970s, and thence by descent.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this work is recorded in the Garnier Archives under the title L'Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel.


    Pre-Lot Text

    50 YEARS OF CONNOISSEURSHIP – PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION