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    Sale 1005

    19th & 20th Century Art at the Hilton Hotel

    27 April 2008, Tel Aviv, Hilton Hotel

  • Lot 109

    RAFFI LAVIE (1937 - 2007)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    RAFFI LAVIE (1937 - 2007)
    Untitled
    signed in Hebrew and dated '77' (lower left); signed again and dated twice in Hebrew (upper left); signed again and dated 'Raffi 3/77' (on the reverse)
    oil, paper collage, wax crayons, graphite on plywood in the artist's frame
    31 x 49¾ in. (78.7 x 126.5 cm.)
    Executed in March 1977


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    Provenance

    The Israel Phoenix Assurance Company, Tel Aviv. Gordon Galleries, Tel Aviv.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    Yediot Aharonot, Adam Baruch, "Signal from the Past", 29 April 1977 (illustrated).
    Ha'aretz, Nissim Mevorach "Back to Painting", 13 May 1977, (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Tel Aviv, Gordon Gallery, Raffi Lavie, Recent Works, April - May, 1977.