12 February 2009
Victor Vasarely (1906-1997)
signed 'Vasarely-' (lower centre); signed twice, titled, numbered and dated 'VASARELY 2479 "VEGA-ARNY" 1972 Vasarely-' (on the reverse)
acrylic on panel
39 3/8 x 39 3/8in. (100 x 100cm.)
Painted in 1972
Galleria Arte Centro, Milan.
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M. Hallain, Vasarely, Paris 1973 (illustrated in colour, p. 56).
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