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Victor Vasarely (Hungarian/French, 1906-1997) Ezus

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
677
Sold for:
$7,290$6,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Victor Vasarely (Hungarian/French, 1906-1997)

Ezus, 1965
Signed "vasarely-" l.c., titled, dated, inscribed, and signed "...1965...Vasarely"
in pen in the artist's hand on the reverse, identified on a label from Kanegis Gallery, Boston, affixed to the frame.
Tempera on panel, 9 x 8 1/2 in. (22.9 x 21.6 cm), framed (under glass).
Condition: Not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Collection of Sidney Kanegis, Boston, Massachusetts; private Massachusetts collection.

N.B. We wish to thank Pierre Vasarely for his kind assistance; the work will be presented in the catalogue raisonné of the artist prepared by the Fondation Vasarely in Aix-en-Provence. A photo-certificate issued by Pierre Vasarely accompanies the lot.
Estimate $12,000-18,000

Minor loss to u.l. quadrant, approximately 1/16 x 1/16 in.

Keywords

Victor Vasarely, Kanegis Gallery, Massachusetts, Pierre Vasarely, Sidney Kanegis, Aix, Modern painters

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