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    Sale 7740

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 198

    Arman (1928-2005)

    Violin Marmalade

    Price Realised  

    Arman (1928-2005)
    Violin Marmalade
    incised with artist's signature 'Arman' (upper right)
    accumulation of violins in Plexiglas
    55 x 40 x 3 7/8in. (139.8 x 101.6 x 10cm.)
    Executed circa 1970


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    This work is recorded in the Arman Studio archives, New York, under number APA# 8208.70.060.
    This work is recorded in the archives of Denyse Durand-Ruel under number 3907.

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    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner.