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Gustave Singier (1909-1984)
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Gustave Singier (1909-1984)

L'arlequin

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Gustave Singier (1909-1984)
L'arlequin
signed and dated 'G.Singier 48' (lower right); signed and inscribed 'G.Singier ARLEQUIN' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
29 x 19¼ in. (73.4 x 50.1 cm.)
Painted in 1948
Provenance
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (no. 2087).
Literature
J. Lescure, Gustave Singier, Paris, 1984 (illustrated n.p.).
Exhibited
Paris, Galerie Billet-Caputo, Gustave Singier, March - April 1949, no. 12.
Bern, Kunsthalle, Tendences actuelles de l'Ecole de Paris, 1951-1952, no. 475
Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Abstrakte Maler, June - July 1956, no. 66.
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The correct exhibition history for this painting should read as follows:
Paris, Galerie Billet-Caputo, Gustave Singier, March - April 1949, no. 12.
Bern, Kunsthalle, Tendences actuelles de l'Ecole de Paris,
1951-1952, no. 475
Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Abstrakte Maler, June - July 1956, no. 66. and not as stated in the catalogue.

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Lot Essay

This work is to be included in the forthcoming Gustave Singier Catalogue Raisonné (vol.II) being prepared by Philippe Le Burgue, Paris.

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