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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 225

    Nicolas de Staël (1914-1955)

    Composition

    Price Realised  

    Nicolas de Staël (1914-1955)
    Composition
    signed 'Staël' (lower right); signed again and inscribed 'A theodore schempp amicalement Staël' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    11 x 14 in. (26.5 x 35 cm.)
    Painted in 1949.


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    Provenance

    Theodore Schempp, New York
    Mrs. Paul Arnold, 1951
    William B. Jaffe, New York, 1954


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the property title for this lot:
    "Property from the Estate of Evelyn Annenberg Hall"


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF EVELYN ANNENBERG HALL


    Literature

    A. Chastel, Nicolas de Staël. Le temps, Paris 1968, no. 167 (illustrated, p. 111).
    F. de Staël, Nicolas de Staël, catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Switzerland 1997, no. 197 (illustrated, p. 262).