Artwork: Vermuse
Size: 100 x 81 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1958
Marks: Signed and dated 58
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Peter Nathan, Zurich; S.A. Miesegas Collection, Neuchatel; Sale: Sotheby's, London, Post War and Contemporary Art, 3 December 1992, lot 16; Private Collection; Sale: Sotheby's, London, Contemporary Art Part I, 2 December 1993, lot 11; Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, Lugano; Galerie Applicat-Prazan, Paris; Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired from the previous in 1997)
Exhibition history: Paris, Villand et Galanis, Esteve, Peintures recentes, 1961; catalogue, no.10, illustrated in colour; Basel, Kunsthalle Basel; Dusseldorf, Kunsthalle; Copenhagen, Statens Museum for Kunst; Oslo, Kunstnernes Hus, Esteve (oeuvres 1919-1960), 1961; catalogue, illustrated in colour; Zurich, Galerie F.+P. Nathan, 50 Jahre Kunsthandelsverband, 1973; Tokyo; Kobe; Fukuoka, The origin of the 20th Century in Collection Thyssen, 1976; Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Collection Thyssen-Bornemisza, 1978; catalogue, illustrated in colour; Paris, Galerie nationales du Grand Palais, Esteve, 17 October 1986-12 January 1987; catalogue, illustrated; Paris, Galerie Applicat, Galerie Aittouares, Vingt cinq oeuvres exceptionnelles de l'histoire de l'art abstrait des annees 50, 28 September - 25 November 1995; invitation card, illustrated in colour

Sotheby's Paris

Date: 2018-06-06
Lot Number: 17