• Art Impressionniste et Moderne auction at Christies

    Sale 5583

    Art Impressionniste et Moderne

    1 December 2009, Paris

  • Lot 31

    MATTA (1911-2002)

    Tocar las cicatrices inhumanas

    Price Realised  

    MATTA (1911-2002)
    Tocar las cicatrices inhumanas
    titré 'Tocar Las Cicatrices inhumanas' (en bas à gauche); signé et daté 'Matta 59-60' (au revers)
    huile sur toile
    205 x 207 cm. (80¾ x 81½ in.)
    Peint en 1959-60; cette oeuvre est le panneau gauche d'un triptyque


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    Provenance

    Maurice Lefebvre-Foinet, Paris.
    Puis par descendance au propriétaire actuel.


    Post Lot Text

    'TOCAR LAS CICATRICES INHUMANAS'; TITLED LOWER LEFT; SIGNED AND DATED ON THE REVERSE; OIL ON CANVAS; THIS WORK IS THE LEFT PANNEL OF A TRIPTYCH.