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    Sale 7740

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 195

    Georges Mathieu (b. 1921)

    Arville

    Price Realised  

    Georges Mathieu (b. 1921)
    Arville
    signed and dated 'Mathieu 69' (lower right); titled 'ARVILLE' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    20¾ x 29½in. (52.7 x 75cm.)
    Painted in 1969


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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

    Dominion Gallery, Montreal.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's New York, 17 June 1975, lot 100.
    Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot Paris, 25 May 1976, lot 282.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION