Description

    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.

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