Vert Strie Noir Rouge (Green Stripe Black Red)

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist: Wols
Artwork: Vert Strie Noir Rouge (Green Stripe Black Red)
Size: 100.4 x 81.3 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1947
Marks: Signed
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Executed between January 1946 and May 1947
Provenance: Galerie Rene Drouin, Paris; Alexander Iolas, Paris; Helene Anavi Paulhiac, France (acquired from the previous); Sotheby's, London, The Helene Anavi Collection of Surrealist and Post-War Art, 27 March 1984, Lot 55 (consigned by the previous); Acquired from the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Rene Drouin, Wols, May - June 1947 ; Bern, Kunsthalle Bern, Tendances Actuelles 3, January - March 1955, n.p., no. 124 (text) ; Brussels, Palais International des Beaux-Arts, 50 Ans d'Art Moderne, April - July 1958, p. 166, no. 342, illustrated (incorrectly titled); Berlin, Nationalgalerie; and Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Wols: Gemalde, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, September 1973 - February 1974, n.p., no. 12, illustrated (Berlin); and no. 13 (text), (Paris)

Sotheby's London

Date: 2019-06-26
Lot Number: 23