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Post-war and Contemporary - November 5th 2018

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Jean Paul Riopelle

1923 – 2002

Forteresse

,  1962

Signed lower right


    Sold for $180000 CAD
  • Estimate
    $175 000 - 225 000 CAD
  • Medium
    Oil on canvas
  • Dimensions
    25 ½ × 32 inches / 65 × 81 cm
  • Provenance

    Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York
    Acquavella Modern Art, Reno
    Didier Inbert Fine Art, Paris
    Evelyn Aimis Fine Art, Toronto
    Mayberry Fine Art, Winnipeg
    Private collection, Winnipeg

  • Literature

    COGEVAL, Guy, et Stéphane AQUIN (dir.). Riopelle, Montréal, Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal, 2006. OEuvre reproduite à la page 85. / Work reproduced on page 85.

    MICHAUD, Yves. Jean-Paul Riopelle: the Sixties, Paris, Didier Imbert Fine Art, 1994. OEuvre reproduite en couleur à la page 9 du cahier « Planches ». / Work reproduced in colour on page 9 of the “Plates” section.

    ROBERT, Guy. Riopelle, chasseur d’images, Montréal, Éditions France-Amérique, 1981.

    RIOPELLE, Yseult. Jean Paul Riopelle : catalogue raisonné, volume 3, 1960-1965, Montréal, Hibou Éditeurs, 2009. OEuvre reproduite à la page 145 / Work reproduced on page 145. Nº de catalogue / Catalogue no.: 1962.011H.1962.

  • Exhibited

    Riopelle, Painting, Pastels and Sculpture, Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, 1963, cat no. 23

    Riopelle, Galerie Camille Hébert, Montréal, 1963, cat no. 14

    Les Années 60, Didier Imbert Fine Art, Paris, May 18 - July 13, 1994 cat no. 9


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