6 February 2003
Jean-Paul Riopelle (1923-2002)
signed 'Riopelle' (lower right)
oil on canvas
35 x 43¾in. (89 x 116cm.)
Painted in 1959-60
Galerie Malingue, Paris.
Anon. sale, Arthur Kohn Paris, 12 December 1989.
Anon. sale, Ader Picard Tajan, Paris, 28 March 1990, lot 20.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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This work, sold with certificate no. 57, signed by Yseult Riopelle and dated 19 June 1990, is registered in the Riopelle Archives under no. 1960.030H.
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