ANTONI TÁPIES (1923-2012)
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ANTONI TÁPIES (1923-2012)


ANTONI TÁPIES (1923-2012)
oil on canvas
43 1/4 x 42 7/8 in. (109.9 x 108.9 cm.)
Painted in 1952
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Robins Jr., Darien.
Museum of Modern Art, New York (gift from the above, 1960); sale, Christie's, London, 27 June 2012, lot 60.
Acquired at the above sale by the late owner.
A. Tàpies, Un Vijaje a la Luna en el Siglo II- Luciano de Samasata, Barcelona, 1954.
A. Agustí, Tàpies: The Complete Works Volume I: 1943-1960, Barcelona, 1990, no. 417 (illustrated, p. 190).
Dau al Set, special issues, spring 1954 (illustrated).
Barcelona, Galeries Laietanes, Antoni Tàpies, May 1952, no. 9.
Madrid, Primera Bienal Hispano Americana de Arte, October 1951-February 1952, no. 59.
Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, The 1952 Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, October-December 1952, no. 270.
New York, Martha Jackson Gallery, Antoni Tàpies, October 1953, no. 19.
Special notice
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