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    Sale 7704

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sale

    11 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 20

    Cy Twombly (b. 1928)

    Muses

    Price Realised  

    Cy Twombly (b. 1928)
    Muses
    signed and dated 'Cy Twombly Roma 1963' (along the lower edge)
    oil, wax crayon and pencil on canvas
    27½ x 23 5/8in. (70 x 60cm.)
    Executed in Rome in 1963


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    Provenance

    Galleria la Tartaruga, Rome.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1969.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that Nicola Del Roscio has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this work.