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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 251

    Victor Vasarely (1908-1997)

    Raras

    Price Realised  

    Victor Vasarely (1908-1997)
    Raras
    signed 'Vasarely' (lower center); signed again twice, titled twice and dated 'P. 1245 VASARELY "RARAS" 1980 Vasarely RARAS' (on the reverse and the overlap)
    acrylic on canvas
    50½ x 25½ in. (128.3 x 64.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1980.


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue raisonné being prepared by Madame Michèle Vasarely.

    Provenance

    Anon. sale; Christie's, London, 29 June 1989, lot 568
    Umeda Gallery, Osaka
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1990


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue raisonné being prepared by Madame Michèle Vasarely.


    Exhibited

    Osaka, Umeda Museum of Modern Art, From Impressionism to Modern Art, March-April 1990, n.p. (illustrated in color).