Sale 18PT04 | Lot 110

Jean-Paul Riopelle

Catalogue: Post-War & Contemporary Art

Lot Details

Lot 110
Jean-Paul Riopelle
Canadian, 1923-2002
La Flore 1957
Signed Riopelle (lr), signed Riopelle and inscribed la Flore on the stretcher
Oil on canvas
10 5/8 x 8 5/8 inches (27 x 22 cm)
Galerie Jacques Dubourg, Paris, no. 1667 and 5024/1
Arthur Tooth and Sons Gallery, London
Gimpel Fils Gallery, London
Lady Jamieson, purchased from the above, Apr. 1964
[Sale] Sotheby's New York, Feb. 27, 1985, Contemporary Art sale #5293, lot no. 15
Paintings: 1949-1959, Arthur Tooth and Sons, London, 1959, cat. no. 13
This work will be included in the Jean-Paul Riopelle online catalog raisonne

Estimate: $18,000 - $22,000
Sold for $50,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Additional Notes & Condition Report

Surface cracks at upper left with white under-paint showing through. Fine cracking at center left, lower center, and lower left. At lower center cracks there is a 1/4 x 1/8 inch area of cupping.

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Estimate: $18,000 - $22,000
Sold for $50,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Post-War & Contemporary Art

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