26 - 27 July 2016,
Price realised USD 43,750
USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
Françoise Gilot (French, b. 1921)
signed and dated 'F. Gilot. 1991.' (lower left)
oil on canvas
24 x 18 in. (61 x 45.7 cm.)
Painted in 1991.
New York +1 212 636 2000
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Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Private Collection, San Diego, acquired from the above circa 1991.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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