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    Sale 12294

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    24 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 103

    Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)

    Le petit écrivain

    Price Realised  


    Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
    Le petit écrivain
    brush and ink, ballpoint pen and crayon on paper
    9 ¼ x 9 in. (23.5 x 23 cm.)

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    This work is part of a group of studies for the book Petits Métiers et Gagne-Petit edited by Pierre de Tartas in 1960.

    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Kimiyo Foujita, Paris, by descent from the artist; her Succession sale, Hôtel Drouot, 28 October 2013, lot 167a.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.