5 June 2007
René Guiette (BELGIAN, 1893-1976)
signed, dated and inscribed with title 'Guiette-1957' (on the stretcher)
oil and mixed media on canvas
116 x 81 cm.
Galerie Helios Art, Brussels Galerie Internationale d'Art Contemporain, Paris.
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Manuela de Kerckhove D'Ousselghem, René Guiette, Antwerp 1991, no. 959.
The Hague, Haags Gemeentemuseum, Informelen, kunst in België en Nederland, 1983.
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