• Impressionist Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 2218

    Impressionist Modern Works on Paper

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 143

    Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)

    Mère et Enfant

    Price Realised  

    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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    Provenance

    Acquired by the present owner in the 1980s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    S. and. D. Buisson, La vie et l'oeuvre de Leonard-Tsuguharu Foujita, Paris, 1987, p. 338, no. 17.13 (illustrated).