Lot 140
  • 140

Henri Michaux

30,000 - 40,000 USD
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  • Henri Michaux
  • Dessin Mescalinien
  • signed with the artist's initials
  • ink on paper
  • 12 1/2 by 9 1/2 in. 31.7 by 24 cm.
  • Executed in 1955-1958.
Executed in 1955-58.


Galerie Daniel Cordier, Paris
Sylvie Boissonnas, Paris
Acquired by the present owner from the above

Catalogue Note

"Michaux is a very, very intelligent and conscious man...who has made the best taches or free marks that have been made. I think he is much better in this way, in making conscious free marks, than Jackson Pollock." - Francis Bacon, 1966