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lower right: soulages / 55

Provenance

Burton G. [1902-1991] and Emily Hall [1908-1987] Tremaine, Madison, Connecticut; gift 1971 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1955
Pierre Soulages Paintings, Gimpel Fils Gallery, London, 1955.
1959
Documenta II, Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, 1959, repro.
1960
Pierre Soulages, Kestner-Gesellschaft, Hanover; Folkwang Museum, Essen; Gemeente Museum, The Hague; Kunsthaus, Zurich, 1960-1961.
1962
Eröffnungsausstellung, Gimpel and Hanover Galerie, Zurich, 1962.
1963
1st Internationale Salon de Galeries-Pilotes, Palais de Rumine, Lausanne, 1963, repro.
2014
Pierre Soulages: New Paintings, Dominique Lévy Gallery, New York, 2014, not in catalogue.
Bibliography
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 330, repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 379, repro.
1994
Emcrevé, Pierre. Soulages: L'oeuvre complet. I: 1946-1959. 3 vols. Paris, 1994: 1:206, no. 213, repro.
1994
Encrevé, Pierre. Soulages: L'oeuvre complet, Peintures. 3 vols. Paris, 1994-1998: 1(1994):206, no. 213, repro.