15 October 2006
Jean Fautrier (1898-1964)
Le verre blanc
signed 'Fautrier' (lower right)
oil and pigment on paper laid down on burlap
10¼ x 13½in. (26.5 x 34.5cm.)
Executed in 1947
Mr. and Mrs. Henri R. Luce, USA.
Galerie Limmer, Freiburg.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1993.
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P. Bucarelli, Jean Fautrier, Milan 1960, no. 206 (illustrated, p. 326).
P. Restany, 'A Rare Collection in Israel', in: Cimaise, revue de l'art actuel, no. 246, April-May 1997 (unpaged).
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This work will be included in the forthcoming Jean Fautrier catalogue raisonne, being prepared by Marie-Jose Lefort, Galerie Jeanne Castel, Paris.
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