Soleil Levant (La Journee)
Artwork: Soleil Levant (La Journee)
Size: 195 x 130 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1963
Marks: Signed in English and dated 63; signed in English and Japanese, titled in French, dated Nov, 1963 and inscribed PARIS 27 rue du Rhin 19 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Private Collection; Christie's, London, 30 June 1988, lot 606; Acquired by the present owner from the previous sale
Exhibition history: Japan, Osaka, The National Museum of Art; Tokyo, Meguro Museum of Art; Iwaki City, Iwaki City Art Museum, Imai: A Retrospective 1950 - 1989, 8 April - 23 May, 3 June - 3 August, 2 September - 1 October 1989, p. 75 (illustrated in colour); Japan, Gunma, The Museum of Modern Art; Ehime, The Museum of Art, Through a Collector's Eye: Japanese Art after 1945, September 2001-January 2002, p. 57, cat. no. 37 (illustrated in colour)

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Date: 2018-10-01
Lot Number: 531