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    Karel Appel (1921-2006)
    Woman
    Gouache on Arches paper
    30 x 22-1/8 inches (76.2 x 56.2 cm) (sheet)
    Signed lower right: Appel
    Inscribed verso: No 16

    PROVENANCE:
    Gimpel Fils Gallery, Ltd., London;
    Private East Coast Collection.

    EXHIBITED:
    Essex County Section National Council of Jewish Women, Livingston, New Jersey, "American Art at Mid-Century," n.d.


    More information about Karel Appel, also known as Appel, Karel, Appel, Christiaan Karel, Karel Appel.

    Condition Report*: Mounted to board at lower edge verso; repaired 1 inch tear to center top margin; one 1/2 inch tear to bottom left edge; sheet is slightly undulating; slight discoloration of paper where there is no pigment; minor surface grime.
    Framed Dimensions 30.75 X 38.75 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    20th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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