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    Sale 7603

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 185

    Jean-Paul Riopelle (1923-2002)

    Brumaire

    Price Realised  

    Jean-Paul Riopelle (1923-2002)
    Brumaire
    signed and dated 'Riopelle 53' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    35 x 45 5/8in. (88.9 x 115.8cm.)
    Painted in 1953


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming 3rd volume of the Jean-Paul Riopelle Catalogue raisonné being prepared by Yseult Riopelle.

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    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium


    Provenance

    Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York (acquired directly from the artist).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this work is Property From the Colin Family Collection.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Colin Family Collection


    Exhibited

    New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery, First American Exhibition, January 1954, no. 11.