• Post-War & Contemporary Art Da auction at Christies

    Sale 7756

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    17 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 155

    Karel Appel (b. 1921-2006)

    Cheval et Vierge

    Price Realised  

    Karel Appel (b. 1921-2006)
    Cheval et Vierge
    signed and dated 'K. Appel' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    38 x 51in. (96.5 x 129.5cm.)
    Painted in 1956


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    Provenance

    Anderson Gallery, Buffalo.
    Martha Jackson Gallery, New York.
    Private Collection, New York.


    Exhibited

    Buffalo, Anderson Gallery, In the Eye of the Beholder, July-August 1994 (illustrated, no. 28).
    New York, Martha Jackson Gallery, Karel Appel: The Early Fifties. Paintings, gouaches, drawings, ceramics 1950-56. Works from the Martha Jackson Gallery Collection, including recent acquisitions, September-October 1973 (illustrated in black and white, unpaged).