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    Sale 5226

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    28 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 32

    Marie Laurencin (1883-1956)

    Autoportrait

    Price Realised  

    Marie Laurencin (1883-1956)
    Autoportrait
    signed, inscribed and dated 'à André Billy/bien amicalement/Marie Laurencin/Avril1913' (lower right)
    charcoal, brush, black ink, pastel and wax crayon on paper
    12 7/8 x 9½in. (32.4 x 23.5cm.)


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    Provenance

    Gift of the artist to André Billy in 1913
    Acquired by the mother of the present owner in the early 1950s, and thence by descent


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