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    Sale 5394

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    10 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 182

    Nikos Kessanlis (1930-2004)

    Birds and flowers

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Nikos Kessanlis (1930-2004)
    Birds and flowers
    signed and dated 'Nikos 57' (lower right), signed and dated again and inscribed 'Uccello con fiore/Nikos 1957' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    31¼ x 39¼in. (79.3 x 99.5cm.)


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    Provenance

    Bought directly from the artist by the present owner


    Literature

    G. Tzirtzilakis, Nikos Kessanlis, Athens, 1998 (illustrated p.60).