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LOT 78

Lot 78

Karel Appel (1921–2006)

Karel Appel (1921–2006)
Lot 78 Details
Karel Appel (1921–2006), Dutch

DEUX PERSONAGES, 1966 (COVER DESIGN FOR "ARIEL 4, AVRIL 1966" EXHIBITION CATALOGUE)

Colour lithograph on BFK Rives watermarked paper; signed and numbered E.A. (e.a.) in pencil to margin, titled "Deux Personnages" to gallery label accompanying the lot. Matted and unframed.

Image/Sheet 12.5 x 19.8 in — 31.8 x 50.2 cm; 14.6 x 20.7 in — 37 x 52.5 cm

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Karel Appel (1921–2006)
  • Karel Appel (1921–2006)
  • Karel Appel (1921–2006)
Provenance:

Gallery Moos Ltd., Toronto label accompanying the lot, inscribed “Moos” in pencil verso;
Private Collection, Toronto

Note:

This print was also published as a cover design with a fold for the Ariel 4 April 1966 exhibition catalogue of Appel's works published by Heinz Berggruen & Jean Pollac, 1966

CONDITION DETAILS

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  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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