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Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)
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Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)

Papillon vert

Details
Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)
Papillon vert
signed and dated ‘Bernard Buffet 63’ (upper centre)
oil on canvas
31 7/8 x 51 1/4 in. (81 x 130 cm.)
Painted in 1963
Provenance
Galerie Maurice Garnier, Paris.
Acquired from the above and thence by descent to the present owner.

Special Notice

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.
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Lot Essay

This work is recorded in the Maurice Garnier Archives.

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