25 September 2003
Property from a Private Montreal Collector
Anotoni Clave (1913-1972)
Scène de poisson
signed 'Clavé' (lower right)
oil and collage over gouache and pen and black ink on paper laid down on masonite
22½ x 30¼ in. (54.5 x 76.8 cm.)
Painted in 1957
Galerie Drouant David, Paris.
Galerie Dresdnere, Montreal.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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