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Lettres Persanes (Un Peu De Lame Des Bandits)

Rene Magritte-Lettres Persanes (Un Peu De Lame Des Bandits)-1960

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Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Lettres Persanes (Un Peu De Lame Des Bandits)
Size:
each: 20.6 x 13.6 cm
Medium :
7 drawings, black ball-point pen on paper
Creation Year:
1960
Marks
(i) Signed 'Mag' (center right) and numbered 'I' (upper center); (ii) Signed 'Magritte' (lower center; recto) and numbered 'II' (upper center; recto); signed again, dated, inscribed and dedicated 'René Magritte 1960 'Lettres persanes' l'idée et sa genèse, à Harry Torczyner' (verso); (iii) Signed 'Mag' (lower right) and numbered 'III' (upper center); (iv) Signed 'Mag' (lower right; recto) and numbered 'IV' (upper right; (v) Signed 'Mag' (lower right) and numbered 'V' (upper right); (vi) Signed 'Mag' (lower center) and numbered 'VI' (upper right); (vii) Signed with initials 'RM' (upper left; recto) and numbered 'VII' (upper right; recto); numbered 'VIIa' (verso)
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Harry Torczyner, New York (acquired from the artist); Estate sale, Christie's, New York, 19 November 1998, lot 532; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner.

Christie's New York

Date:
2019-11-12
Lot Number :
102
Low Estimate :
$30,000[+167%]*
High Estimate :
$50,000[+60%]*
Hammer Price :
$80,000
Sold For :
$100,000*