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    Sale 7706

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    12 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 128

    Rainer Fetting (b. 1949)

    Ricky Blau, I

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    Rainer Fetting (b. 1949)
    Ricky Blau, I
    signed, titled and dated 'Ricky Blau I Fetting 81' (on the reverse); titled and dated 'Ricky Blau I 1981' (on the stretcher)
    acrylic and raw pigment on canvas
    86 5/8 x 63in. (220 x 160cm.)
    Painted in 1981

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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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    Mary Boone Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the previous owner in 1981.
    Private Collection, New York.