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Lot #265

Artist Jean-Paul Riopelle
Title Affiche avant la lettre No. 142 #H.C.
Media colour lithograph on paper
Dated 1974
Size 27.5 x 19.25 in. / 69.8 x 48.9 cm.

signed and numbered along bottom; unframed; some handling marks noted

catalogue raisonne number 1974.01EST.LI.AFV; illustrated on page 242 in Jean Paul Riopelle Catalogue raisonne des estampes by Y.Riopelle, published by Hibou Editeurs, 2005)

Sold $1,287 Estimate $1,500/$2,500

Biographical Information
Jean-Paul Riopelle ~ [1923-2002] Canadian RCA
see Jean-Paul Riopelle, by N.G.C., XXI Venice Biennial, 1962; Jean-Paul Riopelle: The Fifties, by C. Lafitte, Claude Lafitte Gallery, 1989; Jean Paul Riopelle, by P.Theberge, M.M.F.A., 1999; Jean Paul Riopelle 1939-1953, Tome 1, 1999; Jean Paul Riopelle 1954-59, Tome 2, by Y.Riopelle, Hibou Editeurs, 2004; Jean Paul Riopelle Catalogue raisonne des estampes, by Y.Riopelle, Hibou Editeurs, 2005; N.G.C. Vol.III, by R.Hubbard, pg.259; A.G.O., by the A.G.O., pg.393; MacDonald, Vol.7, pg.2119; M.M.F.A., by E.McMann, pg.323 for exhibition list; Benezit, Tome 8, pg.774; see artist's biography at National Gallery of Canada