Auctions → 7 and 8 May 2021: Jewellery and Watches - Art and Antiques → Art and Antiques → Serge Poliakoff: A Glass Tableau 'Composition in Blue, Red and Black'
1965. Polychrome glass. The facial side in blue shades and red, the reverse side in blue shades and black. R. low sign. and dated 'SERGE POLIAKOFF 65' and numbered '1/6'. Upper left cracked, two drill holes. 57 x 72 cm. - French artist of Russian origin. Starting from fauvism he developed into one of the leading exponents of abstract painting. P. studied at the Grande Chaumière in Paris and at the Slade School in London. He exhibited among others at the Documenta II and III. Lit.: Vollmer a. others.