22 - 23 November 2016,
Price realised USD 106,250
USD 70,000 - USD 90,000
Je suis intact (from the series Une Saison en Enfer)
signed 'Matta' (lower right) titled and inscribed 'Je suis intact, N' d' ARCHIVIO 80/69' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
37 ¼ x 40 in. (94.5 x 102 cm.)
Painted in 1980.
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This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by Germana Matta Ferrari, dated December 1982 and is registered in the archives under no. 80/69.
Private collection, Rome (acquired directly from the artist).
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