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    Sale 7603

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 170

    Willem de Kooning (1904-1997)

    Landscape

    Price Realised  

    Willem de Kooning (1904-1997)
    Landscape
    signed 'de Kooning' (lower right); dedicated 'To Fritz from Bill' (lower centre)
    oil on newspaper laid down on canvas
    23 x 29in. (58.5 x 73.7cm.)
    Executed in 1972


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby's New York, 15 February 1989, lot 88A.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the following should appear as literature:
    A. Hamming, Willem de Kooning Works on Paper 1954-1984, Eindhoven 1990, no. 3 (illustrated in colour, p. 21).


    Exhibited

    Eindhoven, Contempo Modern Art Gallery, Willem de Kooning Works on Paper 1954-1984, March-April 1990, no. 3 (illustrated in colour, p. 21).