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    Sale 7706

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    12 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 142

    Niki de Saint-Phalle (1930-2002)

    Le miroir

    Price Realised  

    Niki de Saint-Phalle (1930-2002)
    Le miroir
    incised with the artist's signature and numbered 'Niki 2/20' (on the reverse) and stamped with the foundry mark 'Plastiques d'Art R. Haligon' (on the reverse)
    painted polyster, wood and mirrored glass
    41¾ x 59 7/8 x 10in. (105.9 x 152 x 25.4cm.)
    Executed in 1980, this work is number two from an edition of twenty plus five artist proofs, each hand-painted by the artist and edited by Galerie Colette Creuzevault


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    Provenance

    Galerie Colette Creuzevault, Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the father of the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR