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    Sale 2508

    Post War and Contemporary Art

    26 May 2008, Milan, Palazzo Clerici

  • Lot 28

    Balthus (1908-2001)

    Senza titolo

    Price Realised  

    Balthus (1908-2001)
    Senza titolo
    monogramma B. (in basso a destra)
    matita su carta applicata su tela
    cm 27,5x31


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    Provenance

    Acquisito direttamente dall'artista dalla madre dell'attuale proprietario


    Saleroom Notice

    Il titolo esatto è Katia lisant
    Eseguito nel 1968-70
    Esposizioni: Spoleto, Festival dei due mondi, Palazzo Recani-Arroni, Balthus disegni e acquarelli, luglio-agosto 1982, n. 96
    Bibliografia: V. Monnier, Balthus. Catalogue Raisonné of the complete works, Parigi 1999, p. 341, n. D 1159 (illustrato)
    Correct title is Katia lisant
    Executed in 1968-70
    Exhibited: Spoleto, Festival dei due mondi, Recani-Arroni Palace, Balthus disegni e acquarelli, July-August 1982, no. 96
    Literature: V. Monnier, Balthus. Catalogue Raisonné of the complete works, Paris 1999, p. 341, no. D 1159 (illustrated)