• Post-War & Contemporary Art Da auction at Christies

    Sale 7756

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    17 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 145

    Carlos Cruz Diez (b. 1923)

    Physichromie No. 901

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Carlos Cruz Diez (b. 1923)
    Physichromie No. 901
    signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'PHYSICHROMIE No. 901 CRUZ-DIEZ OCT. 1976 C Diez (on a metal plaque attached to the reverse)
    acrylic and plastic on panel in aluminium artist frame
    20 x 27¾ x 2¾in. (51.6 x 70.4 x 8.7cm.)
    Executed in 1976


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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

    Acquired direclty from the artist by the previous owner and thence by descent.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTOR