24 - 25 November 2014
PROPERTY FROM THE BARBARA WALKER GORDON COLLECTION
Matta (Chilean 1911-2002)
signed, titled and numbered 'Matta, 216, Communication Combative' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
31¾ x 39¼ in. (81 x 101 cm.)
Painted in 1959.
Perls Galleries, New York.
Henri Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Alan Auslander Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Acquired from the above by the present owner (1964).
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This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by Germana Matta Ferrari and dated 2 October 2014.
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