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Jean Hélion (Couterne 1904-1987 Paris)

Oil on canvas
81 x 100 cm
Signed, titled and dated on the reverse
1953


Provenance:
The collection of Henriette & André Gomès; the collection of Gérald Piltzer


Literature:
Daniel Abadie, Hélion, ou la force des choses, Bruxelles 1975, ill. p. 58; Henry-Claude Cousseau, Hélion, éditions du Regard, Paris 1992, ill. col. p. 208 & b/w p. 328; Philippe Dagen, Hélion, éditions Hazan, Paris 2004, no. 137, ill. col. p. 218; Hervé Bize, Hélion, éditions Cercle d'Art, 2004, no. 46, ill. col.; Deborah Rosenthal, Hindsight, 2005, ill. p. 100; Jacqueline Hélion & Mark Vail, Catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre peint de Jean Hélion, no. 852


Exhibition:
Paris, chez le peintre Mayo, 25 November - 15 December 1953; Paris, Galerie Karl Flinker, Jean Hélion: Les années 50, cat. no. 23, ill., 1980; Munich, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Jean Hélion, Abstraktion und Mythen des Alltags, Bilder, Zeichnungen, Gouachen, 1925-1983, 29 Augustus - 21 October 1984, cat. no. 162, ill. col. p. 269; Paris, Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Hélion, peintures et dessins 1925-1983, 15 November 1984 - 6 January 1985, cat. no. 147, ill. col. p. 163; Saint-Etienne, MAM, Jean Hélion, 1987; Valence, IVAM, Centre Julio Gonzales, 27 March – 31 May 1990; Liverpool, Tate Gallery, 24 August – 21 October 1990; Jean Hélion, cat. no. 32, ill. col. p. 89; Antibes, Musée Picasso, Le regard d'Henriette, Collection Henriette et André Gomes, 1st July - 30 September 1994, cat. no. 18, ill. col. p. 45; Paris, Galerie Gérald Piltzer, Jean Hélion, A perte de vue, 5 November - 6 December 1997; London, The Mayor Gallery, Jean Hélion, 1 July - 4 September, cat. no. 12, ill.; Utrecht, Galerie Quintessens, Jean Hélion, 10 April - 3 July 1999, cat. no. 26 , ill. col. p. 19; Paris, MNAM, Centre Georges Pompidou, 8 December 2004 - 6 March 2005; Barcelona, Picasso Museum, Jean Hélion, 17 March - 19 June 2005; New York, National Academy Museum, 14 July - 9 October 2005; Jean Hélion, cat., ill. col. p. 109