• Impressionist & Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5851

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    25 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 48

    Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)

    Portrait de la Comtesse de Talance de la Barre

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
    Portrait de la Comtesse de Talance de la Barre
    signed and dated '6 OCT 1954/Foujita' (lower left)
    watercolour, charcoal and pencil on tracing paper
    19½ x 16in. (49.6 x 40.4cm.)


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    Provenance

    Swan Gallery, New York
    Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris


    Literature

    S. Buisson, Foujita inédits, Paris, 2007, no.C54.057.A (illustrated p.313).