1 March 2006
Charles Lapicque (1898-1988)
signed and dated 'Lapicque 65' (lower left); signed and dated again and titled 'Lapicque le tennis 1965' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
31 7/8 x 39¼ in. (81 x 99.7 cm.)
Painted in 1965
Galerie Jacques Dubourg, Paris.
Mr. and Mrs. Neison Harris, Chicago (acquired from the above, 1970).
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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B. Balanci, Charles Lapicque: Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint et de la sculpture, Paris, 1972, no. 606 (illustrated).
Saint-Etienne, Musée d'Art et d'Industrie, Aspects de la figuration depuis la guerre, May-June 1968.
Mederic Metayer, Marc Metayer, and Marie Helene Gambus will include this painting in their forthcoming Lapicque catalogue raisonné.
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