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    Sale 5417

    Post-War & Contemporary Art

    2 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 662

    Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)

    Temes (1437)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)
    Temes (1437)
    signed 'Vasarely' (lower center); signed inscribed, titled and dated twice' ''TEMES''(1437), (1966)(1990), conception reálisation, Vaserely' (on the reverse); titled and dated ''TEMES'' (1986) (on the overlap)
    acrylic on canvas
    31 5/8 x 31½in (80.3 x 80cm.)
    Painted in 1990, conceived in 1966


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    This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist and dated 14 September 1990.

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    Provenance

    Acquired direclty from the artist by André Brothier.
    Private Collection, France.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Every form is a base for colour, every colour is the attribute of a form

    Victor Vasarely