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Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York.
Acquavella Gallery, New York.
Please note this lot is sold with a certificate of authenticity signed by Mme. Germana Matta Ferrari dated 11 May 2009.
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION
Hypo-Kulturstiftung and Vienna, Kunsthaus, 1991, no. 33 (illustrated).
Exhibition catalogue, Masson et Matta. Les Deux Univers, Yokohama, Yokohama Museum of Art, 1994, no. 33 (illustrated in color).
Munich, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung and Vienna, Kunsthaus, Matta, September 1991- February 1992, no. 33.
Yokohama, Yokohama Museum of Art, Masson et Matta. Les Deux Univers, April-June 1994, no. 33.