4 November 2009
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARJORIE C. BARNETT, M.D.
Jean (Hans) Arp (1886-1966)
Améga dans l'oméga
signed, titled, dated and numbered 'ARP améga dans l'oméga 1960 9/30' (on the artist's label affixed to the backboard)
wood relief laid down on suede box
Relief size: 6 1/8 x 5 in. (15.6 x 12.7 cm.) (irregular)
Mount size: 10 3/8 x 10¼ in. (26.4 x 26 cm.)
Conceived in 1960; this version assembled by 1961
Galerie Chalette, New York.
Acquired from the above by the late owner, May 1961.
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B. Rau and M. Seuphor, Hans Arp, Die Reliefs, Oeuvre-Katalog, Stuttgart, 1981, p. 390, no. A35 (another example from the edition illustrated; dated 1965).
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