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Antoni Tapies (1923-2012)
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Antoni Tapies (1923-2012)

Pintura damunt cartó fregat (Painting on Scrubbed Cardboard)

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Antoni Tapies (1923-2012)
Pintura damunt cartó fregat (Painting on Scrubbed Cardboard)
signed 'tapies' (on the reverse)
oil on cardboard
20 7/8 x 29 ½in. (53 x 75cm.)
Executed in 1961
Provenance
Sala Gaspar, Barcelona.
Galerie Beyeler, Basel.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1971.
Literature
J. Teixidor, Antoni Tàpies. Fustes, papers, cartons i collages, exh. cat, Barcelona, Sala Gaspar, 1964 (illustrated, p. 160).
A. Agustí, Tàpies: The Complete Works Volume 2: 1961-1968, Barcelona 1990, pp. 486 and 507, no. 1026 (illustrated, p. 74).
Exhibited
Madrid, Galería Biosca, Exposición Tàpies, 1966 (illustrated, unpaged).
Vienna, Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Antoni Tàpies, 1968, no. 39.
Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Artistes espagnoles, 1969, no. 57.
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