M.B. 2 (Mariale)
Artwork: M.B. 2 (Mariale)
Size: 225.5 x 208.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1961
Marks: Signed, titled and dated 1960-61; signed, titled and dated 1960-61 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Jean Fournier, Paris; Private Collection, Paris; Sotheby's, Paris, 3 December 2014, Lot 5; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, La Peinture apres l'abstraction, 1955-1975, May - September 1999, p. 83, illustrated in colour; New York, Mnuchin Gallery, Simon Hantai. Pliage: The First Decade, April - June 2015, p. 32, no. 1, illustrated in colour

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-10-05
Lot Number: 28
Low Estimate: $1629000
High Estimate: $2443490