Love YSL Exhibition. Image from Palácio Duques de Cadaval website
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Paul Guiragossian in preparation for the Corcoran Gallery exhibition, Washington D.C. in 1970. P.G. Foundation Archives.
ARTIST ESTATES: PAUL GUIRAGOSSIAN

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Image is courtesy of Abu Dhabi Art
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Huguette Caland, Check Point, 1974. Oil on linen, 149.2 x 149.2 cm. Courtesy of Studio Huguette Caland.
ARTIST ESTATES: HUGUETTE CALAND

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