Lot # 015
Post-War & Contemporary Art Live auction

Guido Molinari
AANFM LP QMG RCA SAPQ 1933 - 2004 Canadian

Sans titre
acrylic on canvas
on verso signed twice, dated 2/1968 and inscribed "FM 134 oc" on a label
60 x 24 in  152.4 x 61cm

Provenance:
Collection of Steinberg Inc.
Collection of Blema and H. Arnold Steinberg, Montreal, acquired from the above in 1990
Estate of Blema and H. Arnold Steinberg, Montreal

Literature:
“Guido Molinari,” The Toronto Star, March 13, 1969
Gail Dexter, “An Artist Unites Man and Environment,” The Toronto Star, March 15, 1969
Dennis Young, 49th Parallels: New Canadian Art, Ringling Museum of Art, 1971, pages 15 - 16
Pierre Théberge, Guido Molinari: Écrits sur l’art, National Gallery of Canada, 1976, pages 44 and 86
Robert Welsh, “Molinari and the Science of Colour and Line,” Canadian Art Review vol. 5, no. 1, 1978, for a full discussion of Molinari’s understanding of Structuralist theory and its impact on his oeuvre, pages 3 - 20
Paulette Gagnon and Yolande Racine, L'oeil du collectionneur, Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, 1996, listed page 58

Exhibited:
Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, L'oeil du collectionneur, October 18, 1996 - January 5, 1997

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Estimate: $60,000 ~ $80,000 CAD  
Sold for: $169,250 CAD (including Buyer's Premium)

All prices are in Canadian Dollars.

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