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JUMP TO LOT
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Collection Marianne et Pierre Nahon

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Paris

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1921 - 1998
TABLE EXPANSION
signed, numbered EA 1/2 and with the founder's mark CIRE PERDUE C. VALSUANI PARIS
gilt patinated bronze and glass top
Conceived in 1977 and executed in 1989, this work is part of an edition of 8 plus 2 artist's proofs plus 2 hors commerce.
This work is registered in the archives of Denyse Durand-Ruel under number 3738.

71,5 x 131,3 x 260 cm ; 28  1/8  x 51  5/8  x 102  3/8  in.
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Provenance

Acquired from the artist by the present owners

Literature

Pierre Nahon, L'Histoire de la Galerie Beaubourg, Paris, 2009, p. 280, illustrated in colour

Catalogue Note

I wanted to do a free expansion that would express the language of material as much. I restricted myself to directing the flow. I wanted it to be undulatory, massive – something sensual and compact, like a wave forming in the sea.
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Collection Marianne et Pierre Nahon

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Paris