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    Sale 7603

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 187

    Pierre Soulages (b. 1919)

    Peinture 136 x 136, 24 décembre 1990

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    Pierre Soulages (b. 1919)
    Peinture 136 x 136, 24 décembre 1990
    signed, titled and dated 'SOULAGES "Peinture 136 x 136 cm 24 dec 1990" (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    53½ x 53½in. (136 x 136cm.)
    Painted in 1990


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    Provenance

    Galerie de France, Paris.
    Dimensions Art Gallery, Taipei.


    Literature

    B. Ceysson, Soulages, Paris 1996.
    P. Encrevé, Soulages L'oeuvre complet Peintures III. 1979-1997, vol. III, Paris 1998, no. 1078 (illustrated in colour, p. 270).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie de France, Pierre Soulages, October 1992-January 1993 (illustrated).