Ville Arab (Arab Town)
1917 - 1985
oil on canvas
197 by 251 cm. 77½ by 98¾ in.
framed: 200 by 252.8 cm. 78¾ by 99½ in.
Executed circa 1950s.
This work is in fair condition, section of the canvas and paint appear to have been intentionally layered and left blank by the artist to create a an effect of textured peeling, this is visible to the eye, upon inspection under UV light, areas of restoration can also be viewed throughout, please contact the department for further images, as viewed.
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Drouot, Paris, circa 1986
Anon Sale, Paris
Private Collection, Paris (acquired directly from the above circa 1990s)
Paris, Galerie Marcel Bernheim, March 1956