• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2819

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    10 June 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 188

    Jan Mankes (1889-1920)

    Twee lelies in een fleschje: two lilies in a bottle

    Price Realised  

    Jan Mankes (1889-1920)
    Twee lelies in een fleschje: two lilies in a bottle
    signed 'J Mankes.' (lower right)
    pencil on paper
    21 x 14.5 cm.
    Executed circa 1911.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    It is very likely that the present lot, which was recently rediscovered , can be identified as the work mentioned in A. Mankes-Zernike, Jan Mankes, Wassenaar 1928, p. 58, entitled Twee lelies in fleschje.

    Special Notice

    Christie’s charges a premium to the buyer on the Hammer Price of each lot sold at the following rates: 29.75% of the Hammer Price of each lot up to and including €20,000, plus 23.8% of the Hammer Price between €20,001 and €800.000, plus 14.28% of any amount in excess of €800.000. Buyer’s premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.


    Pre-Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES


    Literature

    Probably: A. Mankes-Zernike, Jan Mankes, Wassenaar 1928, p. 58, as: Twee lelies in fleschje.