6 November 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 116,500
Estimate USD 90,000 - USD 120,000
Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)
Les Sables d'Olonne, langoustiers et filets bleus
signed 'Bernard Buffet' (upper center) and dated '1972' (upper left); titled 'Les Sables d'Olonne langoustiers et filets bleus' (on the reverse).
oil on canvas
35 1/8 x 51 1/8 in. (89.2 x 129.9 cm.)
Painted in 1972
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Maurice Garnier has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
Galerie Maurice Garnier, Paris.
Galerie Taménaga, Tokyo.
Private collection, Japan (circa 1986).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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