20 - 21 November 2012
Matta (Chilean 1911-2002)
signed (lower right)
oil on canvas
25¼ x 30½ in. (64.1 x 77.5 cm.)
Painted circa 1965.
Galleria S. Luca, Bologna.
Galerie Bellier, Paris.
Anon. sale, Catherine Charbonneaux, Paris, 15 April 1991, lot 115 (illustrated in color).
Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 16 May 1996, lot 143 (illustrated in color).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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Exhibition catalogue, Galleria Bologna 1938-1966, Bologna, Galleria Bologna 1938-1966, p. 31, no. 333 (illustrated).
Bologna, Galleria Bologna, Galleria Bologna 1938-1966, no. 333.
This work is registered in the Matta archives under No. 66/100.
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