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January 23, 2015 04:00 PMCalender

Henri Michaux (French, 1899-1984) Untitled

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2779BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 23, 2015 4:00PM


Henri Michaux (French, 1899-1984)

Monogrammed "HM" l.r.
Watercolor on paper, sight size 14 1/2 x 21 1/2 in. (36.8 x 54.6 cm),framed.
Condition: Pinprick holes u.l. and l.r., not examined out of frame.

Provenance: From a private Maine collection.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

N.B. This watercolor will be included in the catalogue raisonné of Henri Michaux, in preparation, by Micheline Phankim, Rainer M. Mason, and Franck Leibovici. Upon inspection via high resolution digital photographs, the scholars date this work to c. 1973.

Out of the frame the sheet measures 15 x 22 inches and has deckled edhes to all but the upper edge. There is gentle mat burn at the edges.

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Henri Michaux, Maine