1 July 2008
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE HON. A. G. SAMUEL
Hans Hartung (1904-1989)
signed and dated 'Hartung 62' (lower right); titled 'T1962-E32' (on the stretcher)
acrylic on canvas
43 7/8 x 70 7/8in. (111.3 x 180.2cm.)
Painted in 1962
The Hon A. G. Samuel (acquired in 1963), and thence by descent to the present owner.
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D. Hicks, David Hicks on Decoration, London 1966 (installation view illustrated in colour, p.58).
This work will be included in the forthcoming Hans Hartung Catalogue raisonné, being prepared by the Foundation Hans Hartung and Eva Bergman, Antibes.
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