• Art Impressionniste et Moderne auction at Christies

    Sale 5583

    Art Impressionniste et Moderne

    1 December 2009, Paris

  • Lot 132

    AUGUSTE HERBIN (1882-1960)

    Le grand chêne

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AUGUSTE HERBIN (1882-1960)
    Le grand chêne
    signé 'herbin' (en bas à droite)
    huile sur toile
    81.2 x 100 cm. (32 x 39 3/8 in.)
    Peint en 1923


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    Provenance

    Galerie de l'Effort Moderne (Léonce Rosenberg), Paris.
    Collection Friedrich, Zurich.
    Galerie Carl Laszlo, Bâle.


    Literature

    G. Claisse, Herbin. Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1993, p. 368, no. 506 (illustré).


    Exhibited

    Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Herbin 1882-1960, juin-juillet 1963, no. 46.
    Hanovre, Kestner-Gesellschaft, Auguste Herbin, septembre-octobre 1967, p. 40, no. 49 (illustré).
    Düsseldorf, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Auguste Herbin, décembre 1967-janvier 1968, no. 45 (illustré).


    Post Lot Text

    'THE TALL OAK TREE'; SIGNED LOWER RIGHT; OIL ON CANVAS.