6 February 2003
Figures mouvantes tenant ensemble
signed 'WOLS' (lower right)
watercolour and ink on paper
10 5/8 x 8¾in. (27.3 x 22.2cm.)
Executed in 1939
Michel Couturier, Paris (#88).
Fuji Television Gallery, Tokyo.
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Tokyo, Fuji Television Gallery, The 20th Anniversary, 1990, no. 29 (illustrated, p. 59).
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