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    Sale 2049

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Morning Session

    13 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 164

    Jean-Paul Riopelle (1923-2002)

    Colonne

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jean-Paul Riopelle (1923-2002)
    Colonne
    signed 'riopelle' (lower edge)
    oil on canvas
    15 x 18 in. (38.1 x 45.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1961.


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Jean Paul Riopelle Catalogue raisonn, vol. 6, being prepared by Yseult Riopelle.

    Provenance

    Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1962


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT AND JEAN SHOENBERG