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Lot #246

Artist Jean-Paul Riopelle
Title Anticosti No 1 #67/75
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1985
Size 11.5 x 8.75 in. / 29.2 x 22.2 cm.
Frame Size 26 x 22 x 1.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed, numbered and embossed chop along bottom; bears title and date on museum label verso; framed; some handling marks on frame noted

catalogue raisonne #1985.09EST.GR.ALB; illustrated on page 314 in Jean Paul Riopelle Catalogue Raisonne des Estampes by Y.Riopelle, published by Hibou Editeurs, 2005; The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Art Sales and Rental Gallery, label verso)

private collection, British Columbia

Hammer $2,100 Estimate $1,500/$2,000

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