Peinture 222 X 222Cm, 15 Mai 1987
Artwork: Peinture 222 X 222Cm, 15 Mai 1987
Size: peinture 222 x 222; 15 mai 1987"' (on the reverse of left canvas); signed. titled and dated 'soulages title "peinture; diptyque 222 x 222 15 mai 87"' (on the reverse of right canvas); left: 222 x 85.2; right: 222 x 136.8; overall: 222 x 222 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas, in two parts
Creation year: 1987
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie de France, Paris; Galerie Bellier, Paris; Anon. sale, Christian de Quay Paris, 20 June 1996, lot 264; Acquired at the previous sale and thence by descent to the present owner.
Exhibition history: Reutlingen, Hans Thoma-Gesellschaft, Pierre Soulages, 1987; Munich, Galerie Rieder, Soulages, 1987; Kassel, Fridericianum, Soulages: 40 ans de peinture, 1989, p. 96, no. 59 (illustrated in colour, p. 91). This exhibition later travelled to Valencia, IVAM Centre Julio-Gonzalez and Nantes, Musee des Beaux-Arts; Paris, Galerie Bellier, Polyptyques et paravents, 1990, p. 54 (illustrated in colour, p. 55); Warsaw, Muzeum Narodowe, Francja dzisiaj, 1990-1991. This exhibition later travelled to Krakow, Muzeum Narodowe; Bale, Galerie Bellier, Art 24'93, 1993.

Christie's London

Date: 2019-10-04
Lot Number: 16