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Antoni Tàpies
ROIG I BLANC
Estimate
200,000300,000
LOT SOLD. 357,000 EUR
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67
Antoni Tàpies
ROIG I BLANC
Estimate
200,000300,000
LOT SOLD. 357,000 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Art Contemporain – Evening Sale

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Paris

Antoni Tàpies
1923 - 2012
ROIG I BLANC
signed on the reverse
mixed media on wood
130 x 162 cm; 51 3/16 x 63 3/4 in.
Executed in 1989.
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Provenance

Galerie Lelong, Zürich
Private Collection, Europe

Exhibited

Chicago, Richard Gray Gallery, Antoni Tàpies, New Paintings, 1990; catalogue, p. 13, no. 6, illustrated in colour
Zürich, Galerie Lelong, Tàpies, Peintures récentes, 1991; catalogue, n.p., no. 3
Tokyo, Fuji Television Gallery, 1991; catalogue, no. 12, illustrated in colour
Piran, Obalne Galerije, 1997; catalogue, n.p., illustrated in colour
Locarno, Pinacoteca Comunale, Casa Rusca, 1998; catalogue, p. 177, illustrated in colour

Literature

Anna Agustí, Tàpies, Obra Completa, Vol. 6, 1986-1990, Barcelona, 2000, p. 385, no. 5977, illustrated

Catalogue Note

"I often told the fanatics of realism that there is no such thing as realism in art: it only exists in the mind of the observer. Art is a symbol, a thing conjuring up reality in our mental image. That is why I don't see any contradiction between abstract and figurative art either."

Art Contemporain – Evening Sale

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Paris