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    Sale 12294

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    24 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 128

    Constantin Terechkovitch (1902-1978)

    Nina de Tabarin

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    Constantin Terechkovitch (1902-1978)
    Nina de Tabarin
    signed ''C. Terechkovitch' (lower right), inscribed 'Nina de Tabarin' (lower left), indistinctly inscribed 'Nina de TABARIN' (lower right); signed, dated and inscribed 'NINA DE TABARIN PAR TERECHKOVITCH TUILERIES.1930' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    57 5/8 x 45 in. (146.5 x 114.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1930


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    France Terechkovitch has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

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    Provenance

    Charles-Auguste Girard, Paris, by 1930.
    (probably) Anonymous sale, Blache, Versailles, 13 November 1977, lot 210.
    Galerie des Granges, Geneva (no. 38000/5).
    Acquired from the above, thence by descent to the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the additional provenance: Charles-Auguste Girard, Paris, by 1930.
    France Terechkovitch has confirmed the authenticity of this work.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Paris, Cours la Reine, VIIIe Salon des Tuileries, 1930, no. 127.
    Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Le Cirque, December 1962 - January 1963, no. 41.
    Geneva, Palais des Expositions, Les peintres de la réalité poétique, April - May 1994, no. 76 (illustrated).