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    Sale 7619

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    21 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 213

    Jacques Mahé De La Villeglé (b. 1926)

    Rue Jean Paris - Sébasto

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jacques Mahé De La Villeglé (b. 1926)
    Rue Jean Paris - Sébasto
    signed and dated 'Villeglé '65' (lower right); titled and dated 'Nov. 65, rue Jean Paris-Sébasto' (on the reverse)
    décollage on canvas
    30¾ x 34¼in. (78 x 87cm.)
    Executed in November 1965


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    Special Notice

    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

    Galerie der Spiegel, Cologne.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2006.


    Saleroom Notice

    The correct title for this work should be RUE JEAN PARIS-SÉBASTO and not as stated in the catalogue.

    Please note that this lot has additional exhibition history and literature references

    Cologne, Galerie Michael Werner, Villeglé, Affiches Déchirées 1956-1970, 1971.
    Cologne, Galerie der Spiegel, Nouveau Réalisme, 1991.
    Cologne, Galerie der Spiegel, Double Message, 1999.

    P. Piquet, Jacques Villeglé, L'Oeil 2006, no. 579 (illustrated in colour, p. 11).
    L. Bertrand-Dorléac, Villeglé. Catalogue raisonné des affiches politiques 1950-1990 Neuchâtel 2008 (illustrated in colour, p. 60).


    Literature

    P. Piquet, Jacques Villeglé, L'Oeil 2006, no. 579 (illustrated in colour, p. 11).
    Évangile et Liberté, May 2007, no. 209 (illustrated on the cover).
    L. Bertrand-Dorléac, Villeglé. Catalogue raisonné des affiches politiques 1950-1990 Neuchâtel 2008 (illustrated in colour, p. 60).


    Exhibited

    Cologne, Galerie Michael Werner, Villeglé, Affiches Déchirées 1956-1970, 1971.
    Cologne, Galerie der Spiegel, Nouveau Réalisme, 1991.
    Cologne, Galerie der Spiegel, Double Message, 1999.