CÉSAR (1921-1998)
Compression de Capsules
incised with the artist's signature 'César' (to the lower side)
compressed beer bottle caps
238 x 78 x 78in. (6 x 2.1 x 2.1cm.)
Executed circa 1990
Private Collection.
Anon. sale, Cornette de Saint Cyr Paris, 21 December 2009, lot 139.
Private Collection, Belgium (acquired at the above sale).
Thence by descent to the present owner.
This work is registered in the Archives of Denyse Durand-Ruel under no. 2911.
Special notice
This lot is offered without reserve.
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
This lot has been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.
Please note this lot is the property of a consumer. See H1 of the Conditions of Sale.
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