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    Sale 3065

    Post-War and Contemporary Art

    1 - 2 November 2016, Amsterdam

  • Lot 29

    Pierre Alechinsky (b. 1927)

    Mante Portugoise (Portugese Mantis)

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    Pierre Alechinsky (b. 1927)
    Mante Portugoise (Portugese Mantis)
    signed ‘Alechinsky’ (lower right); signed, titled and dated ‘Mante portugoise Alechinsky 1969’ (on the reverse)
    acrylic and ink on paper laid down on canvas
    100 x 154.5cm.
    Executed in 1969

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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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    Lefebre Gallery, New York.
    Private Collection, Pittsburgh.
    Thence by descent to the present owner.

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