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Auction: 
Dubnová aukce v Mánesu
Author: 
Bernard Buffet
Year: 
(1928 – 1999)
Artwork: 
Nature morte au pot de jacinthe (P.B. Amour) Paris
Created: 
1956
Starting/Selling price: 
86 540 EUR
Estimate: 
96 150 - 134 620 EUR
Sold: 
4.450.000 Kč
oil on canvas
Dimensions: 65 x 46 cm
signed and dated upper left: Bernard Buffet 1956, the painting also includes personal dedication to the painter’s friend Pierre Bergé (P.B. Amour)
verso old exhibition label: Gallery Maurice Garnier
 
Provenance:
- Collection of Pierre Bergé (1930-2017), an important French industrialist, collector and supporter of arts. He was a close friend of Bernard Buffet (1950-1958) and since 19658 a business and life partner of the famous fashion designer Yves Saint-Laurent
- Private collection, Paris
- Private collection, Paris
 
Consulted with Professor Jaromir Zemina, Dr. Karel Srp, Jiri Machalicky, Aneta Kopecka and Vladimir Lekes.
 
An authenticity certificate by Maurice Garnier Gallery, Paris attached.