25 June 2004
SOLD BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
Jean Paul Riopelle (1923-2002)
signed 'riopelle' (lower right); signed and titled 'Riopelle La Proue' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
28¾ x 36 1/8in. (73 x 91.8cm.)
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York.
Mrs Gilbert W. Chapman, New York.
Donated by the above to The Art Institute of Chicago in 1962.
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