4 February 2004
Property belonging to the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Frank H. Porter Trust Estate
Pierre Soulages (b. 1919)
17 juillet 1963
signed and dated 'Soulages 63' (lower right); titled and signed '17.7.63 SOULAGES' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
36 x 28 5/8in. (91.4 x 72.6cm.)
Painted on 17 July 1963
Kootz Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1964.
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P. Encrevé, Soulages L'oeuvre complet Peintures II. 1959-1978, Paris 1995, no. 508 (illustrated in colour, p. 114).
New York, Kootz Gallery, Soulages, January-February 1964.
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