2 February 2004
Wolfgang Paalen (1907-1959)
signed and dated 'Paalen 34' (on the reverse)
oil and black pen on canvas mounted on cork board with the artist's frame
13 1/8 x 20 7/8 in. (33.2 x 53 cm.) including frame
Painted in 1934
Runkel-Hue-Williams Ltd., London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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