29 June 2000
Karel Appel (b. 1921)
Tête et femme
signed and dated 'Appel 61' (lower right); titled 'Tête et Femme' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
511/8 x 77in. (130 x 195.5cm.)
Painted in 1961
Anon. sale, Drouot Paris, 14 December 1979, lot 61.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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Eindhoven, Stedelijk van Abbe Museum, Karel Appel, April-June 1961, no. 9. This exhibition later travelled to The Hague, Haags Gemeentemuseum, June 1961.
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