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    Sale 7740

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 192

    Maria Helena Vieira da Silva (1908-1992)

    Le passage

    Price Realised  

    Maria Helena Vieira da Silva (1908-1992)
    Le passage
    signed and dated 'Vieira da Silva 1969' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    31¾ x 38in. (80.6 x 96.5cm.)
    Painted in 1969


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    Provenance

    Theodore Schempp, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the family of the late owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MIDWESTERN ESTATE


    Literature

    G. Weelen & J.-F. Jaeger, Vieira da Silva Catalogue raisonné, Geneva 1994, no. 2287 (illustrated, p. 467).


    Exhibited

    New York, M. Knoedler & Co. Inc., Vieira da Silva: Paintings 1967-1971, May-June 1971, no. 9 (illustrated, p. 21).