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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 549

    Francis Picabia (1879-1953)

    Fleurs dans un vase

    Price Realised  

    Francis Picabia (1879-1953)
    Fleurs dans un vase
    signed 'Francis Picabia' (lower left)
    oil on cardboard
    18 7/8 x 15½ in. (48 x 39.4 cm.)


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    The Comité Picabia has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.

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    Provenance

    Mr Jarman, by whom acquired directly from the artist in the 1920s.
    Anonymous sale, Me Baussy, Cannes, 11 October 1972.
    Acquired at the above sale by the grandfather of the present owner, and thence by descent.