4 November 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 68,500
Estimate USD 35,000 - USD 45,000
Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
Mère et Enfant
signed, inscribed and dated 'T. Foujita -Paris- 1917' and signed and inscribed again in Japanese (lower right)
gouache and watercolor on paper
17 3/8 x 12 in. (44.1 x 30.5 cm.)
Painted in 1917
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Acquired by the present owner in the 1980s.
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
S. and. D. Buisson, La vie et l'oeuvre de Leonard-Tsuguharu Foujita, Paris, 1987, p. 338, no. 17.13 (illustrated).
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