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    Sale 7543

    The Art of the Surreal (immediately following the Impressionist and Modern Art, Evening Sale)

    4 February 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 151

    Yves Tanguy (1900-1955)

    Sans titre

    Price Realised  

    Yves Tanguy (1900-1955)
    Sans titre
    signed and dedicated 'à Georges Hugnet son ami, Yves Tanguy' (lower right)
    gouache and pen and India ink on paper
    2¾ x 6 3/8 in. (7.1 x 16.3 cm.)
    Executed circa 1936-1938


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    It is the Yves Tanguy Committee's present intention to include this gouache in the revised edition of the Yves Tanguy catalogue raisonné.

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    Provenance

    Georges Hugnet, Paris, a gift from the artist.
    Galerie Di Meo, Paris.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 17 May 1990, lot 183.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.