1 July 2008
Jean-Paul Riopelle (1923-2002)
signed and dated 'Riopelle 53' (lower left)
oil on canvas
35 x 45 5/8in. (88.9 x 115.8cm.)
Painted in 1953
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York (acquired directly from the artist).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery, First American Exhibition, January 1954, no. 11.
This work will be included in the forthcoming 3rd volume of the Jean-Paul Riopelle Catalogue raisonné being prepared by Yseult Riopelle.
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Please note this work is Property From the Colin Family Collection.
Property from the Colin Family Collection
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