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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1104

    Georges Rouault (1871-1958)

    La famille du clown

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Georges Rouault (1871-1958)
    La famille du clown
    signed and dated 'G Rouault 1930' (lower right); numbered and inscribed 'XXIV XXIV Cirque forain' (on the reverse)
    pastel, gouache and brush and India ink on paper
    13 ¾ x 11 7/8 in. (34.5 x 30.2 cm.)
    Executed in 1930


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the family of the late owner, circa 1950.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN EAST COAST ESTATE


    Literature

    B. Dorival and I. Rouault, Rouault, L'oeuvre peint, Monaco, 1988, vol. II, p. 36, no. 1262 (illustrated).