9 June 2004
Asger Jorn (Danish, 1914-1973)
Opskroemte duer - Startled Doves
signed, dated, inscribed with title and dedicated 'Asger Jorn 1952, til Matie' (on the reverse)
oil on board
42 x 49.5 cm.
Valdemar Rohde, Copenhagen.
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Guy Atkins Jorn in Scandinavia 1930-1953, Vol. I, London 1968, p. 787, no. 786 (ill.)
Copenhagen, Galerie Birch, Asger Jorn, 19 September - 1 October 1953, no. 65.
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