• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 7833

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 526

    Charles Camoin (1879-1965)

    Nu debout au bouquet des fleurs

    Price Realised  

    Charles Camoin (1879-1965)
    Nu debout au bouquet des fleurs
    signed 'Ch Camoin' (lower left)
    oil on panel
    16 1/8 x 10¼ in. (41 x 26.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1957


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    Anne-Marie Grammont-Camoin has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.

    Special Notice

    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.


    Provenance

    Bernasconi collection, Basel.
    Galerie Druet, Paris.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 29 June 1992, lot 47.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this work was painted circa 1930 and that the provenance is as follows and not as stated in the printed catalogue:

    PROVENANCE:
    Robert Martinet (the artist's brother-in-law), Algiers, until 1935.
    Mme Bernasconi, Basel, by whom acquired in Cannes in 1971.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 29 June 1992, lot 47.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE CANADIAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    D. Giraudy, Camoin, Sa vie, son oeuvre, Marseille, 1972, no. 1001.