Freeman's Auction
THÉO TOBIASSE
(french, 1927-2012)
"LES FRUITS DE CHELSEA"
Signed bottom left, dated 84/V upper left and titled upper right, mixed media and collage on two joined canvases (framed together).
diptych: 39 1/2 x 59 1/2 in. (100.3 x 151.1cm)
provenance:
Stanley Bard.

note:
We are grateful to Catherine Faust-Tobiasse for confirming the authenticity of this work. A certificate may be purchased directly from Ms. Faust-Tobiasse by the successful bidder.

The artist was a resident at the Chelsea Hotel for a four month period in 1980 while he was looking for a permanent loft studio space in Manhattan.

Estimate $12,000-18,000

Sold for $15,000 (buyer's premium included)