Le futile enchainement (The Futile Chain)
Artwork: Le futile enchainement (The Futile Chain)
Size: 81.3 x 65.3 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1961
Marks: Signed 'Jorn' (lower right); titled 'Le futile enchainement' (on the stretcher)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Arthur Tooth & Sons, London; Sam and Ayala Zacks, Toronto (acquired from the previous in 1961); Ayala Zacks Abramov, Tel Aviv and Jerusalem; Thence by descent to the present owners
Exhibition history: Toronto, York University, York Hall, A Decade of Art, 1962; Tel Aviv, Museum of Art, 1990-1991 (on loan)

Christie's London

Date: 2017-03-08
Lot Number: 268