• Spanish Splendour  - The Colle auction at Christies

    Sale 7818

    Spanish Splendour - The Collection of a Marqués

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 166

    Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski de Rola, 1908-2001)

    Nature morte, fleurs, grenades et artichaut

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski de Rola, 1908-2001)
    Nature morte, fleurs, grenades et artichaut
    signed with the monogram (lower right)
    watercolour and pencil heightened with gouache on paper
    15 7/8 x 20½ in. (40.2 x 52.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1970


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    Literature

    V. Monnier & J. Clair, Balthus, Catalogue Raisonné of the Complete Works, Paris, 1999, no. D 1190 (illustrated p. 346).