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    Sale 7740

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 219

    Gerhard Richter (b. 1932)

    Souvenir (no. 47)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Gerhard Richter (b. 1932)
    Souvenir (no. 47)
    signed and numbered 'Richter 47/64' (on a label affixed to the backboard)
    oil on canvas
    8¼ x 8¼in. (21 x 21cm.)
    Painted in 1994


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    This work is part of a 1994 oil painting, formerly numbered 813-1, which was cut into sixty-four pieces by the artist and sold piece by piece.

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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

    Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London.
    Anon. sale, Christie's South Kensington, 11 November 1998, lot 21.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.