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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 406

    Auguste Herbin (French, 1882-1960)

    Roses

    Price Realised  

    Auguste Herbin (French, 1882-1960)
    Roses
    signed 'Herbin' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    45 5/8 x 35¼ in. (116 x 89.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1926


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    Provenance

    Galerie l'Effort Moderne [Léonce Rosenberg], Paris (no. 803).
    Svensk-Franska Konstgalleriet, Stockholm.
    Acquired from the above sale by the previous owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE HOH COLLECTION


    Literature

    L. Rosenberg (ed.), Bulletin de l'Effort Moderne, no. 24, Paris, April 1926.
    G. Claisse, Herbin, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1993, no. 583 (illustrated p. 382).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie l'Effort Moderne, 1926.
    Altenburg, Lindenau-Museum, Internationale Sprachen der Kunst: Gemälde, Zeichnungen und Skulpturen der Klassischen Moderne aus der Sammlung Hoh, August - October 1998, no. 36 (illustrated p. 103); this exhibition later travelled to Osnabrück, Kulturgeschichtliches Museum Felix-Nussbaum-Haus, Dortmund, Museum am Ostwall and Nuremberg, Germanisches Nationalmuseum.