• Impressionist and Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5485

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    21 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 85

    André Masson (1896-1987)

    Dessin automatique

    Price Realised  

    André Masson (1896-1987)
    Dessin automatique
    signed 'andré masson' (lower left)
    pen and ink on paper
    17 x 12¼in. (43.1 x 31cm.)
    Executed in 1925


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    Provenance

    The Museum of Modern Art, New York
    Gerd Hatje (1915-2007), art publisher, Stuttgart
    By decent from the above to the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    From the Collection of the late Gerd Hatje


    Exhibited

    Baden-Baden, Staatliche Kunsthalle, Kosmische Bilder in der Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts, 11 Nov 1983 - 6 Jan 1984, no.108