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    Sale 7737

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale (immediately following Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper)

    24 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 236

    Emile Othon Friesz (1879-1949)

    La croisée des chemins

    Price Realised  

    Emile Othon Friesz (1879-1949)
    La croisée des chemins
    signed and dated 'E. Othon Friesz 39' (lower right); signed with the initials, dated and inscribed 'La Croisée des Chemins EOF 1939' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    20 3/8 x 25½ in. (51.7 x 64.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1939


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    Odile Aittouarès has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.

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    Provenance

    Galerie Paul Vallotton, Lausanne.
    Acquired from the above in June 1959, and thence by descent to the present owner.