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    Sale 12294

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    24 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 45

    Claude Venard (1913-1999)

    Piano bar

    Price Realised  


    Claude Venard (1913-1999)
    Piano bar
    signed 'C. VENARD' (lower right); inscribed 'Piano-bar' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    44 7/8 x 57 3/8 in. (114 x 145.8 cm.)

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    Sold with a photo-certificate from Félix Vercel.
    Renata Venard has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
    All sold and unsold lots marked with a filled square in the catalogue that are not cleared from Christie’s by 5:00 pm on the day of the sale, and all sold and unsold lots not cleared from Christie’s by 5:00 pm on the fifth Friday following the sale, will be removed to the warehouse of ‘Cadogan Tate’. Please note that there will be no charge to purchasers who collect their lots within two weeks of this sale.


    Galerie Félix Vercel, Paris (no. 1427).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1998.