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    Sale 1996

    Impressionist And Modern Works On Paper

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 121

    Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)

    Footitt

    Price Realised  

    Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)
    Footitt
    signed, titled and dedicated 'HT Lautrec Footit à Stern' (lower center)
    black Conté crayon on paper laid down on board
    12 1/8 x 7 5/8 in. (30.8 x 19.4 cm.)
    Drawn circa 1895


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 12 May 1923, lot 29.
    M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York.
    David Roth, New York (acquired from the above).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1989.


    Literature

    M. Joyant, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1864-1901, Paris, 1927, vol. II, p. 244.
    M.G. Dortu, Toulouse-Lautrec et son oeuvre, Paris, 1971, vol. VI, p. 688, no. D.4.027 (illustrated, p. 689; with incorrect dimensions).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Toulouse-Lautrec Trentenaire, 1931, no. 216.
    Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Cent ans de Théâtre, Music-Hall et Cirque, 1936, no. 104.
    Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Scènes et figures parisiennes, 1943, no. 209bis.