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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 28

    JEAN FAUTRIER (1898-1964)

    Fleurs

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JEAN FAUTRIER (1898-1964)
    Fleurs
    signé 'Fautrier' (en bas à droite)
    huile sur toile
    92.4 x 72.7 cm. (36 3/8 x 28 5/8 in.)
    Peint en 1929


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    Cette oeuvre sera incluse dans le catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint de Jean Fautrier actuellement en préparation par Madame Marie-José Lefort.

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    Provenance

    Paul Guillaume, Paris.
    Galerie David et Garnier, Paris.
    Galerie Tarica, Paris (acquis auprès de celle-ci).
    Acquis auprès de celle-ci par Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé.


    Literature

    P. Bucarelli, Jean Fautrier, pittura e materia, Milan, 1960, p. 304, no. 101 (illustré, p. 305; dimensions erronées).


    Post Lot Text

    'FLOWERS'; SIGNED LOWER RIGHT; OIL ON CANVAS.