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    Sale 2822

    Post-War and Contemporary Art

    17 June 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 42

    Jaap Wagemaker (DUTCH, 1906-1972)

    Blanc élaboré

    Price Realised  

    Jaap Wagemaker (DUTCH, 1906-1972)
    Blanc élaboré
    signed and dated 'Wagemaker '59' (lower left), and signed and dated again (on the stretcher), and signed again and numbered '171' (on the reverse)
    mixed media on canvas and wood
    130 x 113 cm.


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    Literature

    S. den Heijer and M. van der Knaap, Aarde in verf. Jaap Wagemaker,
    schilder van het elementaire 1906-1972,
    Zwolle 1995, p. 159, no. S59-024 (ill.).


    Exhibited

    Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Vorm en Toeval, 25 November-15 December 1959.
    New York, Graham Gallery, Wagemaker. Mooy. Lucebert. Three Dutch artists in their first New York Exhibition, 12 April-7 May 1960.
    Venlo, Cultureel Centrum, Jaap Wagemaker. Schilderijen en gouaches, 15 February-15 March 1970.