1921 - 2006
LOVING COUPLE IN A STORM
signed and dated 58; signed, titled, inscribed and dated 1958 on the stretcher
oil on canvas
130 x 195 cm; 51 3/16 x 76 3/4 in.
Executed in 1958.
This work is registered in the Archive of the Karel Appel Foundation in Amsterdam.
Martha Jackson Gallery, New York
Private Collection, Antwerp
Christie's London, 8 February 2006, lot 62
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner
New York, Martha Jackson Gallery, Paintings 1955 - 1960 and Recent Gouaches, 25 October - 19 November 1960; catalogue, np., no. 4, illustrated
Detroit, The Detroit Institute of Arts, 40 Key Artists of the mid-20th Century. Paintings and Sculpture, 4 - 29 May 1965; catalogue, np., no 2
Hugo Claus, Karel Appel, painter, Amsterdam, 1962, p. 150, illustrated
Willem Sandberg (introduction), Karel Appel. Fifteen reproductions in colour, Amsterdam, 1971, np., no. 13, illustrated in colour