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    Sale 12071

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1291

    Andre Lhote (1885-1962)

    Les Châtaigniers

    Estimate

    Andre Lhote (1885-1962)
    Les Châtaigniers
    signed 'A. LHOTE.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    25 3/8 x 32 in. (65 x 81.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1911


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    Dominique Bermann Martin and the late Jean-François Aittouarès have confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Private collection, France (by descent from the above); sale, Christie's, New York, 7 May 2008, lot 366.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Art Vivant, André Lhote, May 1953, no. 9 (dated 1912).
    New York, Leonard Hutton Galleries, Albert Gleizes and the Section d'Or, October-December 1964, p. 16, no. 35.
    Vaucluse, Salon de l'Enclave, 1969, no. 3.