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    Sale 1005

    19th & 20th Century Art at the Hilton Hotel

    27 April 2008, Tel Aviv, Hilton Hotel

  • Lot 97

    JEAN-MICHEL ATLAN (1913 - 1960)

    Zohar

    Price Realised  

    JEAN-MICHEL ATLAN (1913 - 1960)
    Zohar
    signed 'Atlan' (lower left); signed again, dated and titled '1957' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    45¾ x 28 7/8 in. (116.2 x 73.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1957


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    Provenance

    Private collection, London, by whom acquired directly from the artist on 21 January 1958, and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Literature

    J. Polieri, Atlan, Catalogue raisonné of the complete works, Paris, 1996, no. 455 (illustrated p. 295).