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Pesante journee (Weighing Day)

Pierre Alechinsky-Pesante journee (Weighing Day)-1962

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Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Pesante journee (Weighing Day)
Size:
124.6 x 300.5 cm
Medium :
Ink and tempera on kraft paper laid on canvas
Creation Year:
1962
Marks
Signed 'Alechinsky 1961' (lower right); signed, titled and dated 'Pesante Journee 1961-1962 Alechinsky' (on the stretcher)
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Executed in 1961-1962
Provenance :
Sam and Ayala Zacks, Toronto (acquired directly from the artist in 1962); Ayala Zacks Abramov, Tel Aviv and Jerusalem; Thence by descent to the present owners
Exhibition History :
Paris, Musee d'art moderne de la Ville de Paris, XVIIIe Salon de Mai, 1962; Toronto, The Art Gallery of Toronto, Alechinsky & The Cobra Group, 1962; Tel Aviv, Museum of Art, 1990-1991 (on loan)

Christie’s London

Date:
2017-03-08
Lot Number :
265
Low Estimate :
$62,326[-10%]*
High Estimate :
$87,256[-36%]*
Hammer Price :
$56,093
Sold For :
$70,116*