• First Open | Post-War and Cont auction at Christies

    Sale 12123

    First Open | Post-War and Contemporary Art | NY

    28 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 60

    Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)

    Markab

    Price Realised  

    Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)
    Markab
    signed 'Vasarely' (lower right); signed again, titled and dated '"MARKAB" 1958-1963 Vasarely' (on the reverse of the backing board)
    glass and paint on board in artist's chrome frame
    28 x 28 x 4 in. (71.1 x 71.1 x 10.2 cm.)
    Executed in 1958-1963.


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    The authenticity of the present work has been confirmed by Pierre Vasarely. The work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue raisonné de l’oeuvre peint de Victor Vasarely, which is currently being compiled by the Fondation Vasarely, Aix-en-Provence.

    Provenance

    Pace Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1965