London, South Kensington
5 April 2007
Serge Poliakoff (1900-1969)
signed twice 'SERGE POLiAKOFF' (along the lower edge)
gouache on paper laid down on board
25 x 19 1/8in. (63.5 x 49.5cm.)
Executed in 1962
Anon. sale, Christie's London, 30 June 1981, lot 207.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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Sabadell, Fundación Saving Bank, A Century of Drawings, December 2001-March 2002 (illustrated in colour, p. 58). This exhibition later travelled to Valladolid, Saving Bank Caja Duero, March-April 2003 (illustrated in colour, p. 54).
This work will be included in the forthcoming third volume of the Serge Poliakoff catalogue rainsonné being prepared by Alexis Poliakoff, Paris.
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This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Marcelle Poliakoff.
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