Mar 13, 2024 11:00 EST

20th Century Abstraction / Latin American Art

 
Lot 4
 

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Pierre Alechinsky

Belgian, b. 1927
L'eau Profonde, 1961
Signed and dated Alechinsky 1961 (ll), signed and dated Alechinsky 1961 and inscribed as titled on the reverse
Ink and wash on paper laid to panel
59 1/2 x 28 inches (151.1 x 71.1 cm)

Provenance:
Lefebre Gallery, New York
Purchased from the above, private collection New York
Thence by descent to the estate

Framed dimensions: 60 1/4 x 28 5/8 x 1 3/4 inches

Sold for $19,200
Estimated at $30,000 - $50,000

Includes Buyer's Premium


 

Belgian, b. 1927
L'eau Profonde, 1961
Signed and dated Alechinsky 1961 (ll), signed and dated Alechinsky 1961 and inscribed as titled on the reverse
Ink and wash on paper laid to panel
59 1/2 x 28 inches (151.1 x 71.1 cm)

Provenance:
Lefebre Gallery, New York
Purchased from the above, private collection New York
Thence by descent to the estate

Framed dimensions: 60 1/4 x 28 5/8 x 1 3/4 inches

Paper is fully laid to panel, original to the work and as intended by the artist. A small bit of loss at upper center edge. Similar scattered edge wear, most apparent along center left edge. A small scrape with a divot into surface, showing loss, at lower center. Surface soiling. Some creases to paper, possibly original to the work and occurring during application. The signature has faded.

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Auction: 20th Century Abstraction / Latin American Art, Mar 13, 2024

  • Auction of 20th Century Abstraction on March 13, 2024
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NEW YORK, NY -- Doyle presented an auction of 20th Century Abstraction on March 13, 2024. The sale showcased abstract art spanning the 1940s through the end of the century and will include paintings, drawings, sculpture and prints. From the American Abstract Expressionists, as well as several prototypical artists that predated them, the auction documented the global evolution of abstraction within and beyond the fabled New York School; including Color Field artists, hard-edge abstraction, CoBrA Group and much more.

 

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