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Projet Pour Les Necessites De La Vie (Recto Verso)

Rene Magritte-Projet Pour Les Necessites De La Vie (Recto Verso)-1940

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Projet Pour Les Necessites De La Vie (Recto Verso)
Size:
17.3 x 17.4 cm
Medium :
Pen on paper
Creation Year:
1940
Marks
Signed magritte (lower right), inscribed Projet pour la necessite de la vie et (upper left) and inscribed La consequence des reves (lower left) - recto; Signed mag and inscribed Paul Eluard : dignes de vivre 'Pouvoir tout dire' (towards lower centre) - verso
Category :
Drawing
Artwork Details :
Executed in the late 1940s
Provenance :
Sale: Christie's, London, December 7, 1998, lot 160; Acquired at the previous sale by Dr. Arthur Brandt
Exhibition History :
Boone, Turchin Center for the Arts, The Omnipotent Dream: Man Ray, confluences and influences, 2003, no. 40, illustrated in the catalogue p. 30 and listed p. 35; Ithaca, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, A Private Eye: Dada, Surrealism and more from the Brandt Collection, 2006, illustrated p. 74

Sotheby’s Paris

Date:
2018-03-24
Lot Number :
301
Low Estimate :
$24,786[+150%]*
High Estimate :
$37,179[+67%]*
Hammer Price :
$61,965
Sold For :
$77,456*