JEAN-PAUL RIOPELLE | F. PEUG (FICELLE PEUGEOT)
1923 - 2002
F. PEUG (FICELLE PEUGEOT)
signed with artist's monogram and titled
acrylic on lithograph laid down on linen
Sheet: 33⅞ by 18 in. (86 by 46 cm.)
Executed in 1971.
This work is in good condition overall. There is minor discoloration to the underlying sheet, visible upon close inspection. There is minor canvas draw to the lower left corner, visible upon close inspection. There are faint staple marks at the upper and lower edges, visible upon close inspection. There are scattered minor losses along the edges of the sheet, visible upon close inspection. There is a 1½ inch hairline scratch to the horizontal white passage in the upper right quadrant.There is minor lifting to the tape along the turning edges of the linen canvas, not affecting the sheet. Unframed.
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Paris, Centre culturel canadien and Musée d'art moderne, Riopelle, Ficelles et autres jeux, 1972, no. 74