5 February 2004
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF JOHAN H. STENERSEN
Pierre Alechinsky (b. 1927)
signed and dated twice 'Alechinsky 1999' (in the upper centre and lower right); signed and dated again and titled '1999 Alechinsky LAINE VIERGE' (on the stretcher)
acrylic on paper laid down on canvas
57½ x 48 3/8in. (146 x 122.8cm.)
Executed in 1999
Galerie Lelong, Paris (26215).
Acquired from the above by Johan H. Stenersen, Oslo, and then by descent to the present owners.
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