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    Sale 7740

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 178

    Raymond Hains (1926-2005)

    Nei secoli fedele

    Price Realised  

    Raymond Hains (1926-2005)
    Nei secoli fedele
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Raymond Hains Venice 1964' (lower right)
    décollage on canvas
    53 7/8 x 32¼in. (137 x 92cm.)
    Executed in 1964


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    Provenance

    Galleria Inquadrature, Florence.
    Private Collection, Florence and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ITALIAN COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Rome, Quadriennale Nazionale D'Arte di Roma, Artisti stranieri operanti in Italia, 1977.
    Florence, Galleria Il Ponte, Roma London Paris, February-March 2004, no. 28 (illustrated in colour, unpaged).