25 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Yves Tanguy (1900-1955)
signed and dated 'YVES TANGUY 46' (lower right)
gouache, pen and India ink and pencil on paper
4¼ x 7¾ in. (10.7 x 19.5 cm.)
Executed in 1946
Julien Levy, New York, by whom acquired from the artist; his sale, Sotheby's, New York, 5 November 1981, lot 152.
Timothy Baum Collection, New York.
Galeria Manuel Barbié, Barcelona.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2001.
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P. Matisse, Yves Tanguy, Un recueil de ses oeuvres, New York, 1963, no. 366 (illustrated p. 164; incorrect dimensions: 8 x 16.5 cm.).
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