• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 7835

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    12 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 239

    STURTEVANT (B. 1926)

    PEINTURE à HAUTE TENSION

    Price Realised  

    STURTEVANT (B. 1926)
    PEINTURE à HAUTE TENSION
    SIGNED, TITLED AND DATED 'STURTEVANT '69 PEINTURE à HAUTE TENSION' (ON THE REVERSE)
    ACRYLIC AND NEON ON CANVAS
    63¾ X 31 1/8IN. (162 X 97CM.)
    EXECUTED IN 1969, THIS WORK IS FROM AN EDITION OF SEVEN


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    Provenance

    COLLECTION GIVAUDAN, PARIS.
    ACQUIRED FROM THE ABOVE BY THE PRESENT OWNER.


    Literature

    L. MACULAN (ED.), STURTEVANT CATALOGUE RAISONNé 1964-2004, OSTERFILDERN-RUIT 2004, NO. 377 (ILLUSTRATED, P. 149).
    ASPECTS DE L'ART DU XXE SIèCLE, ABBAYE SAINT ANDRé CENTRE D'ART CONTEMPORAIN, EXH. CAT., MEYMAC 1991 (ILLUSTRATED, P. 127).
    C. DUPARC, "FAITES-LE VOUS-MêME", LE NOUVEL OBSERVATEUR, 17 MARCH 1969.