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Blue Roofs, Paris

Artist:
Jean Hélion (French, Couterne 1904–1987 Paris)
Date:
1958
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
31 x 39 3/4 in. (78.7 x 101 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph Cantor Foundation, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.148.4
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower right): H.58; signed, dated and inscribed (verso): Les Toîts Bleus/ Hélion,/ Mai-Juin 58
the artist; Joseph Cantor Foundation, Indianapolis (until 1982; their gift to MMA)

Grace Glueck. "The Met Makes Room for the 20th Century." New York Times (September 18, 1983), p. H30.



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