13 November 2015
Jean-Pierre Cassigneul (b. 1935)
Tête de femme
signed 'Cassigneul' (lower right)
oil, gouache and watercolor over pencil on paper
Image size: 8 ½ x 6 ½ in. (21.6 x 16.5 cm.)
Sheet size: 11 ¾ x 9 ½ in. (29.9 x 24.1 cm.)
Painted in 1965
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Jean-Pierre Cassigneul has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
This drawing is a preparatory work for the illustrations in Joseph Kessel's Tour du Malheur, published in 1964.
Please note the present lot was painted in 1965.
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