• First Open | Post-War and Cont auction at Christies

    Sale 12724

    First Open | Post-War and Contemporary Art | London

    29 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 129

    César (1921-1998)

    Portrait de Compression

    Price Realised  

    César (1921-1998)
    Portrait de Compression
    signed 'César' (lower right)
    accumulation of cigarette packs, spray enamel and graphite on panel
    23 1/8 x 19 ¼in. (59 x 49cm.)
    Executed circa 1980, this work is unique


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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.


    Provenance

    Private Collection, Greece.


    Post Lot Text

    This work is registered in the archives of Denyse Durand-Ruel under no. 7227.