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Lot 238: Pierre Alechinsky (b. 1927)

Post- War and Contemporary Art Day Sale

by Christie's

June 23, 2006

London, United Kingdom

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Description: Incendie du froid
signed and dated 'Alechinsky 1991-92' (lower right); signed, titled and dated '1991-92, Alechinsky INCENDIE DU FROID' (on the reverse) and titled 'INCENDIE DU FROID' (on the stretcher)
acrylic on Japanese paper laid down on canvas
73 x 112 1/8in. (185.5 x 285cm.)
Executed in 1991-92

Notes: The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by the artist.

VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.
Artist's Resale Right ("droit de Suite"). If the Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer also agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist"s collection agent.

Provenance: Galerie Lelong, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1993.

Artist or Maker: Pierre Alechinsky (b. 1927)

Exhibited: Paris, Galerie Lelong, Pierre Alechinsky, 1993.

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