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    Sale 12071

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1320

    Jean-Pierre Cassigneul (b. 1935)

    Soirée

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    Jean-Pierre Cassigneul (b. 1935)
    Soirée
    signed '.CASSIGNEUL.' (lower center); signed again, dated and inscribed "Cassigneul 73 "Au Salon"' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    64 x 51 in. (162.6 x 129.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1973


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    Jean-Pierre Cassigneul has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

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    Provenance

    Galerie Taménaga, Tokyo.
    Private collection, Japan (acquired from the above, 1993).
    Acquired from the above by the present owners.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the amended title for the present lot is Soirée.


    Literature

    R. Bouillot, Cassigneul, Peintures, 1950-1990, Monaco, 1991, p. 226 (illustrated in color; dated 1972).


    Exhibited

    Kyoto, Museum Eki and Morioka, Civic Cultural Hall, Cassigneul, Beautiful Flowers and Brilliant Women, February-July 2009, no. 15 (illustrated in color; titled Soirée).