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Property from a Private American Collection

Yves Tanguy

La lumière de l’ombre |《陰影之光》

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March 25, 08:05 PM GMT


1,800,000 - 2,500,000 GBP

Lot Details


Property from a Private American Collection

Yves Tanguy


1900 - 1955

La lumière de l’ombre


signed YVES TANGUY and dated 39 (lower right)

款識:藝術家簽名YVES TANGUY並紀年39(右下)

oil on canvas


64.8 by 53.7cm., 25½ by 21⅛in.

64.8 x 53.7 公分;25 ½ x 21 ⅛ 英寸

Painted in 1939.


Hugh Chisholm, Jr., Hillsborough, California (acquired by 1963)
Private Collection, Europe (sold: Sotheby's, New York, 1st November 1978, lot 64)
Private Collection, Europe (purchased at the above sale)
Joel Mallin, New York (sold: Sotheby’s, New York, Property from the Collection of Joel Mallin, 14th May 1985, lot 109)
Private Collection, New York (purchased at the above sale)
Inherited from the above by the present owner
P. Matisse, Yves Tanguy. Un recueil des ses œuvres / A Summary of his Works, New York, 1963, no. 239, illustrated p. 114
P. Waldberg, Yves Tanguy, Brussels, 1977, illustrated p. 173 
Turin, Galleria Galatea, Yves Tanguy, 1971, illustrated in the catalogue (with inverted dimensions)