Lot # 016
Fall 2013 - 1st Session Live auction

Jean Paul Riopelle
AUTO CAS OC QMG RCA SCA 1923 - 2002 Canadian

Iceberg IV
oil on canvas
on verso titled Iceberg No. 4 and dated 1977 on a label and inscribed twice with the Galerie Maeght inventory #W2044 and "Riopelle 280 x 200 / Mr. Riopelle"
78 3/4 x 110 1/4 in  200 x 280cm

Provenance:
Private Collection

Literature:
Thomas B. Hess, Derrière le miroir, Riopelle: Icebergs, Galerie Maeght, Paris, 1979, reproduced, unpaginated, catalogue #232
Michael Greenwood, “Jean-Paul Riopelle: Icebergs,” artscanada, May/June 1979, pages 50 - 52
Claude Fournet, L'espace abstrait: O. Debré, H. Hartung, B. Olson, J-P. Riopelle, Sonderborg, Espace niçois d'art et de culture (ENAC) et Palais des congrès Acropolis, 1986, reproduced, unpaginated
Lise Gauvin, Thomas B. Hess, Pierre Boudreau and Franco Russoli, Riopelle, Museo Ibercaja Camón Aznar - Centro de exposiciones y congresos, 1991, listed page 59
Gérard Guillot-Chêne, Pierre Schneider and Guy Viau, Riopelle: parcours 1963 – 1993, Musée d'Évreux - Ancien évêché d’Évreux, 1993, reproduced page 25
Gilbert Lascaux, Riopelle, Couvent des Cordeliers, 1993, listed, unpaginated
Gilbert Érouart, translator Donald Winkler, Riopelle in Conversation, 1995, page 13

Exhibited:
Galerie Maeght, Paris, Riopelle: Icebergs, 1979
Musée de Nice, France, L'espace abstrait: O. Debré, H. Hartung, B. Olson, J-P. Riopelle, Sonderborg, Palais des congrès Acropolis, Nice, June 25 - July 27, 1986 and Espace niçois d'art et de culture (ENAC), Nice, June 12 - September 30, 1986
Museo Ibercaja Camón Aznar - Centro de exposiciones y congresos, Zaragoza, Spain, Riopelle, October 18 - November 22, 1991
Musée d'Évreux - Ancien évêché d’Évreux, France, Riopelle: parcours 1963 - 1993, July 3 - September 30, 1993
Couvent des Cordeliers, Châteauroux, France, Riopelle, 1993, catalogue #1
G8 Summit, Huntsville, Ontario, June 25 – 26, 2010

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Estimate: per request 
Sold for: $491,400 CAD (including Buyer's Premium)

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