• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 7835

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    12 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 214

    JEAN-PAUL RIOPELLE (1923-2002)

    MOUCHE à FEU

    Price Realised  

    JEAN-PAUL RIOPELLE (1923-2002)
    MOUCHE à FEU
    SIGNED 'RIOPELLE' (LOWER RIGHT)
    OIL ON CANVAS
    28 5/8 X 36 1/8IN. (73 X 92CM.)
    PAINTED IN 1958


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    Provenance

    JACQUES DUBOURG, FRANCE.
    GALERIE BONNIER, LAUSANNE.
    ANON. SALE, TAJAN PARIS, 12 JUNE 1992, LOT 48.


    Saleroom Notice

    PLEASE NOTE THE ADDITIONAL PROVENANCE:
    ANON. SALE, SOTHEBY'S LONDON, 29 JUNE 1989, LOT 549.


    Literature

    Y. RIOPELLE, JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE CATALOGUE RAISONNé 1954-1959, VOL. II, MONTREAL 2004, NO. 1958.075H.1958 (ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR, P. 303).


    Exhibited

    STOCKHOLM, SVENSK-FRANSKA KONGSGALLERIET, RIOPELLE 1949-1959, 1959.