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    Sale 5518

    Art d'Après-Guerre et Contemporain

    28 May 2008, Paris

  • Lot 7

    JEAN-PAUL RIOPELLE (1923-2002)

    Sans titre

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JEAN-PAUL RIOPELLE (1923-2002)
    Sans titre
    signé 'Riopelle' (en bas à droite); signé 'riopelle' (au dos)
    huile sur toile
    61 x 46 cm. (24 x 18 1/8 in.)
    Peint en 1953.


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    Provenance

    Galerie Ariel, Paris
    Collection privée, Toronto
    Estate of Mr. G. M. Black, Toronto
    Miriam Shell Fine Art, Toronto
    Acquis auprès de celle-ci par le propriétaire actuel


    Literature

    Y. Riopelle, Jean-Paul Riopelle, Catalogue raisonné 1939-1953 Tome 1, Turin, 1999, No. 1953.061H.V1953 (illustré en couleurs p. 391).


    Post Lot Text

    'UNTITLED'; SIGNED LOWER RIGHT AND SIGNED ON THE REVERSE; OIL ON CANVAS.