London, South Kensington
5 December 2005
Jean Paul Riopelle (1923-2002)
signed and dated 'Riopelle 53' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas in artist frame
23½ x 31¾in. (59.7 x 80.8cm.)
Painted in 1953
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner.
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Y. Riopelle, Jean Paul Riopelle catalogue raisonné, 1939-1953, vol. I, Montreal 1999, no. 1953.066H.V1953 (illustrated in colour, p. 392).
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