Niki de Saint Phalle, ‘"Cathedrale du mangeur d’enfant” / ”Petite Cathédrale”’, 1962, CFHILL
Niki de Saint Phalle, ‘"Cathedrale du mangeur d’enfant” / ”Petite Cathédrale”’, 1962, CFHILL
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"Cathedrale du mangeur d’enfant” / ”Petite Cathédrale”, 1962

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24 4/5 × 26 2/5 in
63 × 67 cm
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Niki de Saint Phalle constructed altars and cathedrals out of cruci xes, guns, rats, knives and …

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Niki de Saint Phalle constructed altars and cathedrals out of cruci xes, guns, rats, knives and Madonnas. She mixed these with other small plastic objects that had ooded the French market in the early 60s. She began to create these altars after producing her rst Tirs, or “Shooting Paintings,” in which she red a ri …

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Signed Niki de Saint Phalle and dated 1962 verso.
Niki de Saint Phalle
French, 1930–2002
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An enfant terrible ever trying to escape the bourgeois existence into which she was born, Niki de …

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An enfant terrible ever trying to escape the bourgeois existence into which she was born, Niki de Saint-Phalle taught herself painting and rose to artistic prominence through her colorful monumental outdoor sculptures of extravagantly voluptuous female figures. Early in her career, she became known for the abstract …

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Niki de Saint Phalle, ‘"Cathedrale du mangeur d’enfant” / ”Petite Cathédrale”’, 1962, CFHILL
Niki de Saint Phalle, ‘"Cathedrale du mangeur d’enfant” / ”Petite Cathédrale”’, 1962, CFHILL
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About the work
Exhibition history
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Provenance
CFHILL
Stockholm
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Niki de Saint Phalle constructed altars and cathedrals out of cruci xes, guns, rats, knives and …

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Niki de Saint Phalle constructed altars and cathedrals out of cruci xes, guns, rats, knives and Madonnas. She mixed these with other small plastic objects that had ooded the French market in the early 60s. She began to create these altars after producing her rst Tirs, or “Shooting Paintings,” in which she red a ri …

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Signature
Signed Niki de Saint Phalle and dated 1962 verso.
Niki de Saint Phalle
French, 1930–2002
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An enfant terrible ever trying to escape the bourgeois existence into which she was born, Niki de …

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An enfant terrible ever trying to escape the bourgeois existence into which she was born, Niki de Saint-Phalle taught herself painting and rose to artistic prominence through her colorful monumental outdoor sculptures of extravagantly voluptuous female figures. Early in her career, she became known for the abstract …

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"Cathedrale du mangeur d’enfant” / ”Petite Cathédrale”, 1962

Assemblage
24 4/5 × 26 2/5 in
63 × 67 cm
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location
Stockholm
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