6 February 2003
Eduardo Chillida (1924-2002)
signed and inscribed with the artist's monogram 'Chillida ' (lower left)
black ink and pencil on paper
15¾ x 28 7/8in. (40 x 73.3cm.)
Executed in 1961
Galerie Beyeler, Basle.
Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner in 1969.
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Basle, Galerie Beyeler, Artistes espagnols, May-July 1969 no. 10.
This work is registered in the archives of the Museo Chillida-Leku, under number CH-61/DT-12.
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