Georges Mathieu

French, 1921–2012

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Considered the founder of Lyrical Abstraction—a movement distinct from geometric abstraction in the organic style of its forms—and the organizer of the “Abstraction Lyrique” exhibition held in Paris in 1947, Georges Mathieu is best known for his …

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L’espace éclaté, 1990
Sold on Jul 6, 2021
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acrylic on canvas
116.0 x 89.0 cm
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Jul 6, 2021
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signed acrylic on canvas Executed in 1990 This work is accompanied by a photo-certificate signed by the artist on May 1990.  A certificate of authenticity has been requested to the Comité , Paris. (firmato acrilico su tela Eseguito nel 1990 Opera accompagnata da certificato su fotografia firmato dall'artista nel maggio 1990. Il certificato di autenticità è stato richiesto al Comité , Parigi.) cm 89x116; inches 35.03 by 45.66 Framed: cm 101x128x2,5; inches 39.76 by 50.39 by 0.98 To view Shipping Calculator, please click here
L’espace éclaté, 1990
acrylic on canvas
Jul 6, 2021
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116.0 x 89.0 cm
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Jul 6, 2021
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signed acrylic on canvas Executed in 1990 This work is accompanied by a photo-certificate signed by the artist on May 1990.  A certificate of authenticity has been requested to the Comité , Paris. (firmato acrilico su tela Eseguito nel 1990 Opera accompagnata da certificato su fotografia firmato dall'artista nel maggio 1990. Il certificato di autenticità è stato richiesto al Comité , Parigi.) cm 89x116; inches 35.03 by 45.66 Framed: cm 101x128x2,5; inches 39.76 by 50.39 by 0.98 To view Shipping Calculator, please click here
Untitled, 1960
Sold on Jun 28, 2021
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Ink and watercolor on paper
48.0 x 60.0 cm
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Jun 28, 2021
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Ink and watercolor on paper Signed and dated lower right "Mathieu, 60" h: 60 w: 48 cm
Untitled, 1960
Ink and watercolor on paper
Jun 28, 2021
Artcurial
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48.0 x 60.0 cm
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Jun 28, 2021
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Ink and watercolor on paper Signed and dated lower right "Mathieu, 60" h: 60 w: 48 cm
Le temps a laissé son manteau, 1987
Sold on Jun 23, 2021
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alkyd on canvas
250.0 x 130.0 cm
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Jun 23, 2021
Dorotheum
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signed Mathieu, titled on the stretcher, alkyd on canvas, 130 x 250 cm, framed This painting is referenced in the Addendum to the “Archives by Jean-Marie Cusinberche on Georges Mathieu”.
Le temps a laissé son manteau, 1987
alkyd on canvas
Jun 23, 2021
Dorotheum
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250.0 x 130.0 cm
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Jun 23, 2021
Dorotheum
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signed Mathieu, titled on the stretcher, alkyd on canvas, 130 x 250 cm, framed This painting is referenced in the Addendum to the “Archives by Jean-Marie Cusinberche on Georges Mathieu”.
Sans titre, 1959
Sold on Jun 3, 2021
€16,250
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watercolour on paper
71.0 x 49.0 cm
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€16,250
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Jun 3, 2021
Christie's
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Georges Mathieu (1921-2012) signé et daté 'Mathieu 59' (en bas à droite) aquarelle sur papier 49 x 71 cm. Exécuté en 1959 signed and dated 'Mathieu 59' (lower right) watercolour on paper 19 ¼ x 28 in. Executed in 1959.
Sans titre, 1959
watercolour on paper
Jun 3, 2021
Christie's
€16,250
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71.0 x 49.0 cm
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Jun 3, 2021
Christie's
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€16,250
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Georges Mathieu (1921-2012) signé et daté 'Mathieu 59' (en bas à droite) aquarelle sur papier 49 x 71 cm. Exécuté en 1959 signed and dated 'Mathieu 59' (lower right) watercolour on paper 19 ¼ x 28 in. Executed in 1959.
Voie d'astres, 1985
Sold on Jun 3, 2021
€125,000
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oil on canvas
116.0 x 65.0 cm
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€125,000
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Jun 3, 2021
Christie's
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Georges Mathieu (1921-2012) signé et daté ‘Mathieu 85’ (en bas à gauche et en bas à droite) ; titré ‘"Voie d’astres"’ (sur le châssis) huile sur toile 65 x 116 cm. Peint en 1985. signed and dated 'Mathieu 85' (lower left and lower right); titled '"Voie d'astres"' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 25 x 45 in. Painted in 1985.
Voie d'astres, 1985
oil on canvas
Jun 3, 2021
Christie's
€125,000
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108% est
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116.0 x 65.0 cm
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Jun 3, 2021
Christie's
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€125,000
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Georges Mathieu (1921-2012) signé et daté ‘Mathieu 85’ (en bas à gauche et en bas à droite) ; titré ‘"Voie d’astres"’ (sur le châssis) huile sur toile 65 x 116 cm. Peint en 1985. signed and dated 'Mathieu 85' (lower left and lower right); titled '"Voie d'astres"' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 25 x 45 in. Painted in 1985.
Orages soumis, 1988
Sold on Jun 1, 2021
HK$4,536,000
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alkyd on canvas
114.0 x 146.0 cm
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HK$4,536,000
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Jun 1, 2021
Phillips
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Orages soumis, 1988
alkyd on canvas
Jun 1, 2021
Phillips
HK$4,536,000
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114.0 x 146.0 cm
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Jun 1, 2021
Phillips
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HK$4,536,000
Vertige Enseveli, 1989
Sold on Jun 1, 2021
HK$4,284,000
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alkyd on canvas
130.0 x 97.0 cm
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HK$4,284,000
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Jun 1, 2021
Phillips
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Vertige Enseveli, 1989
alkyd on canvas
Jun 1, 2021
Phillips
HK$4,284,000
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130.0 x 97.0 cm
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Jun 1, 2021
Phillips
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HK$4,284,000
Jacques Cassart, 1964
Sold on May 25, 2021
€126,000
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oil on canvas
60.0 x 92.0 cm
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€126,000
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May 25, 2021
Sotheby's
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signé et daté 64 huile sur toile 92 x 60 cm ; 36¼x 23⅝in. Exécuté en 1964.
Jacques Cassart, 1964
oil on canvas
May 25, 2021
Sotheby's
€126,000
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60.0 x 92.0 cm
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May 25, 2021
Sotheby's
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€126,000
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signé et daté 64 huile sur toile 92 x 60 cm ; 36¼x 23⅝in. Exécuté en 1964.
Untitled, 1958
Sold on May 25, 2021
€12,600
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ink and watercolor on paper
64.0 x 50.0 cm
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€12,600
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May 25, 2021
Sotheby's
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signé et daté 58 encre et aquarelle sur papier 50 x 64 cm ; 19 11/16 x 25 3/16 in. Exécuté en 1958. Cette oeuvre est accompagnée d'un certificat d'authenticité etabli par le Comité .
Untitled, 1958
ink and watercolor on paper
May 25, 2021
Sotheby's
€12,600
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64.0 x 50.0 cm
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May 25, 2021
Sotheby's
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€12,600
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signé et daté 58 encre et aquarelle sur papier 50 x 64 cm ; 19 11/16 x 25 3/16 in. Exécuté en 1958. Cette oeuvre est accompagnée d'un certificat d'authenticité etabli par le Comité .
Adversité Généreuse, 1990
Sold on May 24, 2021
HK$3,750,000
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alkyde on canvas
114.0 x 146.0 cm
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HK$3,750,000
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May 24, 2021
Christie's
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GEORGES MATHIEU (1921-2012) signed ‘Mathieu’ (lower right) alkyde on canvas 146 × 114 cm. (57 1/2 × 44 7/8 in.) Painted in 1990
Adversité Généreuse, 1990
alkyde on canvas
May 24, 2021
Christie's
HK$3,750,000
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114.0 x 146.0 cm
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May 24, 2021
Christie's
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HK$3,750,000
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GEORGES MATHIEU (1921-2012) signed ‘Mathieu’ (lower right) alkyde on canvas 146 × 114 cm. (57 1/2 × 44 7/8 in.) Painted in 1990