Per Kirkeby (1938-2018)
Magdalene in der Höhle (Magdalene in the Cave)
signed, titled and dated 'Magdalene in der Höhle PER KIRKEBY 1977-78' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas, in artist's frame
canvas: 80 x 100.5cm.
overall: 81 x 101cm.
Painted in 1977-1978
Birte Inge Christensen and John Hunov Collection, Copenhagen.
Thence by descent to the present owner.
'Per Kirkeby' in Louisiana Revy, vol 30, no. 3, June 1990.
B. Hessellund and F. Terman Frederiksen, Hjælp! Jeg er samler. Birte Inge Christensen og John Hunov's Samlinger, Randers 1994, p. 26, no. 184.
A. Hejlskov Larsen, Per Kirkeby Paintings 1957-1977, Cologne 2004, p. 354, no. M 349 (illustrated in colour, p. 296).
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