17 June 2009
Asger Jorn (DANISH, 1914-1973)
signed and dated 'Asger Jorn/46' (lower right)
oil on canvas
76 x 90.5 cm.
Helge Andersen, Frederikssund
Holger Jugel, Aarhus
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G. Atkins, Jorn in Scandinavia 1930-1953, London 1968, p. 366, no. 458 (ill.)
Copenhagen, Galerie Gammel Strand, Gammel Strands Kunstkredts, 4 - 20 August 1965.
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