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    Sale 7619

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    21 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 256

    Sandro Chia (b. 1946)

    The Happy Gambler

    Price Realised  


    Sandro Chia (b. 1946)
    The Happy Gambler
    signed 'Chia' (lower right); signed and dated 'S Chia 2000' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    36½ x 28½in. (92.7 x 72.4cm.)
    Painted in 2000

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    The authenticity of this work has been kindly confirmed by the Archivio Chia, Rome.

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    Acquired directly from the artist.
    Private Collection, Italy.