• Impressionist and Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5485

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    21 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 54

    Léonard-Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)

    Le repos de Youki

    Price Realised  

    Léonard-Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
    Le repos de Youki
    signed and dated 'Foujita/1926' and signed again in Japanese (lower left)
    pen and ink and pencil on Japan wove paper
    8½ x 10¾in. (21.5 x 27.2cm.)
    Executed in 1926


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    The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Mrs. Sylvie Buisson.

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    Provenance

    Private collection, Germany


    Saleroom Notice

    The title of this work should read 'Le repos de Youki', and not as stated in the catalogue.
    Sold with a photo-certificate from Mrs. Sylvie Buisson.