London, South Kensington
30 April 2009
Antoni Clavé (1913-2005)
Fenêtre au Fond Bleu
signed 'Clavé' (lower right); titled 'Fenêtre au fond bleu' (on the reverse)
oil, gouache, cardboard, metal collage, cellotape and cotton on paper
13 7/8 x 5¾in. (35.2 x 14.6cm.)
Executed in 1986-87
Private Collection, Japan.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2006.
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