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    Serge Poliakoff (1906-1969)
    Composition abstraite, 1958
    Gouache on paper
    19-1/4 x 25-1/2 inches (48.9 x 64.8 cm)
    Signed lower right: Serge Poliakoff

    Galerie Berggruen, Paris;
    Jaquelyn Littlefield, San Diego, California;
    By descent to the present owner.

    Paul Kantor Gallery, Los Angeles, "Serge Poliakoff Gouaches," January 12-February 10, 1959, illus., p. 6.

    A. Poliakoff, Catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre de Serge Poliakoff, vol. II, Munich, no. 58-78, p. 249, illus.

    This work is recorded in the Archives Serge Poliakoff, Paris, under the number 858108. We thank Thaddée Poliakoff for his kind assistance.

    Condition Report*: Sheet is hinged to board; minor pigment loss throughout the image; a few small abrasions to the red pigment; losses to the paper to the extreme edges; one area where there is a possible paper repair; pinholes affecting corner overall yellowing to the paper.
    Framed Dimensions 25 X 31.5 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    23rd Thursday
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