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    Sale 7603

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 200

    Serge Poliakoff (1900-1969)

    Composition

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Serge Poliakoff (1900-1969)
    Composition
    signed 'Serge Poliakoff' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    28¾ x 23 5/8in. (73 x 60cm.)
    Painted in 1955


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Serge Poliakoff Catalogue raisonné being prepared by Alexis Poliakoff, Paris.

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    Provenance

    Galerie Ariel, Paris.
    Collection Roger Pailhas, Marseille.
    Private Collection, Paris.
    Private Collection, Belgium.


    Exhibited

    L'Isle sur la Sorgue, Association Campredon, Serge Poliakoff, July-October 1986.
    Martigny, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Serge Poliakoff, January-March 1987.
    Lille, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Aspect de l'Art Abstrait des Années 50, September 1988-February 1989. This exhibition later travelled to Bordeaux, Lyon, Rouen, Toulouse, Marseille, Grenoble, Nantes, Royat and Nancy.