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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 512

    Chaïm Soutine (1893-1943)

    Nature morte aux harengs et aux oignons

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Chaïm Soutine (1893-1943)
    Nature morte aux harengs et aux oignons
    signed 'Soutine' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    14 7/8 x 24 in. (37.8 x 61 cm.)
    Painted circa 1917


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    Provenance

    Jonas Netter, Paris, by circa 1925-1946, and thence by descent; sale, Christie's, New York, 5 November 2003, lot 300.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE JUDITH AND ABRAHAM AMAR FOUNDATION SOLD TO BENEFIT CHARITY


    Literature

    P. Courthion, Soutine, Peintre du déchirant, Lausanne, 1972, p. 179, fig. C (illustrated).
    M. Tuchman, E. Dunow & K. Perls, Chaïm Soutine, Catalogue raisonné, vol. I, Cologne, 1993, no. 10 (illustrated in colour p. 360).


    Exhibited

    Chiba, Musée Kawamura, Osaka, Musée Kintetsu, Yamagata, Musée d'art, Musée municipal de Nigata, Musée municipal de Kita-Kyushu and Tokyo, Musée d'art de Daimaru, Modigliani et son époque, Paris 1910-1920, 1997, no. 5.