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La Recherche De Labsolu

Rene Magritte-La Recherche De Labsolu-1948

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Artwork:
La Recherche De Labsolu
Size:
45.7 x 35.5 cm
Medium :
Gouache on paper
Creation Year:
1948
Marks
Signed 'Magritte' (lower left); dated and inscribed ''La Recherche de l'Absolu' 1948' (on the reverse)
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Alexander Iolas, New York; William Copley, Los Angeles & New York; Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles; Alan Auslander Gallery, New York; Robert M. & Helen W. Benjamin, New York, by whom acquired from the previous in 1965; her sale, Sotheby's, New York, 2 May 1996, lot 260; Gana Art Gallery, Seoul
Exhibition History :
New Haven, Yale University Art Gallery, The Helen W. and Robert M. Benjamin Collection: A Loan Exhibition, May - June 1967, no. 104, p. 95 (illustrated p. 19, titled 'Tree')

Christie’s London

Date:
2018-02-27
Lot Number :
113
Low Estimate :
$1,399,000[+45%]*
High Estimate :
$2,098,500[-3%]*
Hammer Price :
$2,028,546
Sold For :
$2,446,496*