Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
François Arp, Meudon, the artist's brother, and thence by descent to Ruth Tillard-Arp, his daughter; her sale, Calmels Cohen, Paris, 21 June 2003, lot 8.
Private collection, Paris, by whom acquired at the above sale.
Please note the correct cataloguing for this lot:
signed 'Arp' (on the artist's label attached to the reverse)
PROPERTY FROM A FRENCH PRIVATE COLLECTION
G. Marchiori, Arp, Milan, 1964, no. 72, p. 92 (illustrated p. 93, dated 1928).
B. Rau, Hans Arp. Die Reliefs. Oeuvre-Katalog, Stuttgart, 1981, no. 169, p. 87 (illustrated, dated 1928).
Paris, Galerie Surréaliste, Arp, November - December 1927, no. 37.
Paris, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paul Eluard et ses amis peintres: 1895-1952, November 1982 - January 1983.