15 October 2006
Takis (Panayotis Vassilakis) (b. 1925)
metal wire and electronic elements on a metal base
18 7/8 x 47¼in. (48 x 120cm.)
Executed in 1957
Peggy Guggenheim, New York.
JGM Galerie, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1994.
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P. Restany, 'A Rare Collection in Israel', in: Cimaise, revue de l'art actuel, no. 246, April-May 1997 (unpaged).
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