Germann Auctionhouse Zurich
Lot 13 / Important Paintings, Sculptures, Watercolors, Drawings and MultiplesMonday, 08 June 2015, 06:00 pm

Jean-Michel Atlan, Homme et serpent

Lot 13

Jean-Michel Atlan, 1913-1960 (FR)

Homme et serpent, 1958

Oil on canvas.
H 1160 mm W 730 mm.

(Frame). Signed lower right: Atlan.
Verso signed and titled: Atlan, Homme et serpent.

CHF50'000 / 70'000
EUR45'000 / 60'000
USD50'000 / 70'000

Hammer Price: CHF 46'000

Annotation:

Provenance:
Basle property by heritage;
Swiss private property.

Exhibition:
Paris, Musée nationale d'art moderne.
Atlan, rétrospective.
22nd January - 17th March 1963. No. 67.

Literature:
Exhibition catalog: Atlan, rétrospective.
Paris, Musée nationale d'art moderne,
22nd January - 17th March 1963. No. 67;
Jacques Polieri.
Atlan, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre complet.
Paris, Edition Gallimard, 1996. Page 344/345, No. 649, illustration in color.