Composition abstraite. 1961. Gouache. Signed in lower right. On grayish Ingres laid paper by Montgolfier (with watermark). 63 x 47.5 cm (24.8 x 18.7 in), size of sheet.
• The Munich gallery Stangl plays an important role in the development and procurance of contemporary artists in Germany. • The École de Paris, to which Serge Poliakoff also belongs, is a main focal point of Galerie Stangl. • Poliakoff develops a very individual form of abstract painting, the unifying characteristic of which is the juxtaposition of different colored surfaces.
The work is registered at the Poliakoff-Archive with the number 861014.
PROVENANCE: Galerie Stangl, Munich (with a stamp on verso). Private collection Southern Germany.