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    Sale 2047

    Impressionist and Modern Art Works on Paper

    7 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 571

    Albert Gleizes (1881-1953)

    Près de la rue Volney

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Albert Gleizes (1881-1953)
    Près de la rue Volney
    signed 'Alb.Gleizes' (lower right)
    watercolor over pencil on paper laid down on board
    8 5/8 x 7 in. (21.9 x 17.8 cm.)
    Executed in 1913


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    Anne Varichon has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Arthur B. Davies, New York; Estate sale, American Art Galleries, New York, 17 April 1929, lot 355.
    Hyman Cohen (acquired at the above sale).
    Lucien Goldschmidt, Inc., New York
    Pedro Vallenilla, Caracas (by 1973).
    By descent from the above to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SOUTH AMERICAN COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Il Cubismo, December 1973-June 1974, no. 36.