22 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,000
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
Francoise Gilot (b. 1921)
Et il donna une fleur à la petite soeur
signed 'F.Gilot.' (lower right); titled 'ET IL DONNA UNE FLEUR A LA PETITE SOEUR' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
9½ x 6¼ in. (24.1 x 15.9 cm.)
Painted in 1962
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Francoise Gilot has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Acquired from the artist by the present owner, circa 1968.
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