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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 13

    PIET MONDRIAN (1872-1944)

    Ferme sur le Gein, dissimulée par de grands arbres

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    PIET MONDRIAN (1872-1944)
    Ferme sur le Gein, dissimulée par de grands arbres
    fusain et estompe sur papiers joints
    61 x 95.4 cm. (24 x 37 5/8 in.)
    Exécuté en 1906-07


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    Provenance

    J.F.S. Esser, Amsterdam.
    Galerie Tarica, Paris (acquis auprès des descendants de celui-ci).
    Acquis auprès de celle-ci par Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé.


    Literature

    M. Seuphor, Piet Mondrian, sa vie, son oeuvre, Paris, 1970, no. 632 (illustré; titré 'Arbres au bord d'une mare').
    R.P. Welsh, Catalogue Raisonné of the Naturalistic Works (until early 1911), New York, 1998, vol. I, p. 351, no. A493 (illustré).


    Exhibited

    Stuttgart, Staatsgalerie; La Haye, Gemeentemuseum et The Baltimore Museum of Art, Mondrian: Drawings, Watercolours, New York Paintings, décembre 1980-septembre 1981, p. 80, no. 30 (illustré).


    Post Lot Text

    'FARMSTEAD ALONG THE GEIN HIDDEN BY TALL TREES'; CHARCOAL AND ESTOMPE ON JOINED PAPER.