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    Sale 7740

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 189

    Pierre Alechinsky (b. 1927)

    L'état major à Laval

    Price Realised  


    Pierre Alechinsky (b. 1927)
    L'état major à Laval
    signed and dated 'Alechinsky 1989' (lower left); signed, titled and dated 'L'ETAT. MAJOR A LAVAL. 1989 Alechinsky' (on the stretcher)
    acrylic and india ink on XVII century military map laid down on canvas
    26 3/8 x 39¾in. (67 x 100cm.)
    Executed in 1989

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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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    Galerie Sonia Zannettacci, Geneva (acquired directly from the artist). Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1989.

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