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    Sale 7603

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 137

    Cy Twombly (b. 1928)

    Roman Notes

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Cy Twombly (b. 1928)
    Roman Notes
    signed and dated 'Cy Twombly March 1970' (on the reverse)
    gouache and wax crayon on board
    27 5/8 x 34 3/8in. (70 x 87cm.)
    Executed in 1970


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Cy Twombly Works on Paper Catalogue raisonné being prepared by Nicola del Roscio.

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    Provenance

    Modern Art Agency, Naples.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE ITALIAN COLLECTION