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    Walter Leblanc (1932-1986)
    Torsions, 1963/1970
    Polyvinyl on masonite in artist's frame
    15-7/8 x 15-7/8 inches (40.3 x 40.3 cm) (overall)
    Signed, titled, and inscribed on the reverse: Walter Leblanc / Torsions PF. 0225

    PROVENANCE:
    Suzanne Bollag Gallery, Zürich, 1970;
    Private collection, Highland Park, Illinois, acquired from the above;
    Georgia Coxe, 1980;
    Private collection, New London, New Hampshire;
    By descent to present owner, September 2016.

    EXHIBITED:
    Suzanne Bollag Gallery, Zürich, Walter Leblanc: Torsions, September 18-October 20, 1970.

    LITERATURE:
    N. Leblanc, D. Everarts de Velp-Seynaeve, Walter Leblanc: Catalogue raisonné, Gand, Belgique, Ludion Uitgeverij, 1997, p. 198, no. 532.

    We wish to thank Géraldine Chafik, Secrétaire générale of the Fondation Walter & Nicole Leblanc, for her gracious assistance in cataloguing this lot.








    Condition Report*: The wooden frame has some general wear, with scuffs and old glue; the lower edge of the frame has come slightly loose; the work is housed under glass in the artist's frame.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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