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    Sale 12167

    Latin American Art

    22 - 23 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 111

    Matta (1911-2002)

    Attire le gai venin (from the series Une Saison en Enfer)

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    Matta (1911-2002)
    Attire le gai venin (from the series Une Saison en Enfer)
    signed 'Matta' (lower right) titled and inscribed 'Attire le gai venin, N' d'ARCHIVIO 80/66' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    41 x 40 in. (104 x 101.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1980.


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    This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by Germana Matta Ferrari, dated December 1982 and is registered in the archives under no. 88/66.

    Provenance

    Private collection, Rome (acquired directly from the artist).


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct dimensions for this work are: 41 x 40 in. (104 x 101.7 cm.)