• Post-War & Contemporary Art Ev auction at Christies

    Sale 7758

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Auction

    16 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 16

    Lucian Freud (b. 1922)

    Dark Coat II

    Price Realised  


    Lucian Freud (b. 1922)
    Dark Coat II
    signed and dated 'Lucian Freud APRIL '48' (upper left); titled 'dark coat II' (upper right)
    pencil on paper
    11 3/8 x 8 3/8in. (28.8 x 21.4cm.)
    Executed in 1948

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    Private Collection, London.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.