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    Sale 12070

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1094

    Francoise Gilot (b. 1921)

    Deux amies

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Francoise Gilot (b. 1921)
    Deux amies
    signed and inscribed 'l'amitié de F. Gilot' (lower right); dated 'Avril 54' (on the reverse)
    blue and green wax crayons on paper
    19 7/8 x 25 5/8 in. (50.3 x 65 cm.)
    Drawn in April 1954


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    Françoise Gilot has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris.
    James Byrnes, Los Angeles; sale, Los Angeles Modern Auctions, 6 March 2011, lot 42.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.