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Écrire son cri

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May 18, 09:51 PM GMT


50,000 - 70,000 USD

Lot Details



1911 - 2002

Écrire son cri

signed with the artist's monogram (lower right); signed with the artist's monogram and titled (on the reverse) 

oil on canvas

34½ by 33½ in.

87.6 by 85.1 cm.

Executed in 1975. 

This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Archivi Matta signed by Germana Matta Ferrari. 

Galerie Daniel Malingue, Paris 
Iolas Jackson Gallery, New York (acquired from the above) 
Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above) 
Sotheby's New York, 26 November 1986, lot 84 (consigned by the above)
Private Collection, Europe (acquired from the above) 
Christian de Quay Paris, 10 March 1993, lot 66 (consigned by the above) 
Vera and Arturo Schwartz, Milan (acquired from the above) 
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem (a gift from the above in 1998) 
Christie's Paris, 8 June 2018, lot 141 (consigned by the above) 
Acquired from the above by the present owner 
Thomas R. Monahan, Hans Ulrich Obrist et al., Matta: On the Edge of a Dream, Milan, 2015, p. 72, illustrated in color