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    Sale 7740

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 186

    Matta (1911-2002)

    Les courants du secret

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Matta (1911-2002)
    Les courants du secret
    oil on canvas
    12 x 16in. (30.5 x 40.7cm.)
    Painted circa 1943


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    This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Mrs. Matta-Ferrari, Archives de l'Oeuvre de Matta.

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    Provenance

    Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York.
    Acquavella Modern Art, Reno, Nevada.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION