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    Sale 7702

    Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 465

    Chaïm Soutine (1893-1943)

    Visage d'homme au chapeau

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Chaïm Soutine (1893-1943)
    Visage d'homme au chapeau
    signed 'Soutine' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    9 5/8 x 6 3/8 in. (24.5 x 16.1 cm.)
    Painted in 1914


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    Esti Dunow and Maurice Tuchman will include this painting in their forthcoming supplement to the Soutine catalogue raisonné.

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    Provenance

    Léopold Zborowski, Paris.
    Jonas Netter, Paris, and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    P. Courthion, Soutine, Peintre du déchirant, Lausanne, 1972, p. 174 (illustrated fig. E).