5 May 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 98,500
Estimate USD 50,000 - USD 70,000
Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)
Papillon vert et orange
signed 'Bernard Buffet' (lower center)
oil on canvas
25¾ x 36¼ in. (65.4 x 92.1 cm.)
Painted in 1987
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Maurice Garnier has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
Galerie Taménaga, Paris.
Acquired by the present owner, March 2007.
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