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    Sale 7737

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

    24 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 246

    Georges Braque (1882-1963)

    Bouquet de fleurs (recto); Nature morte à la pipe (verso)

    Price Realised  

    Georges Braque (1882-1963)
    Bouquet de fleurs (recto); Nature morte à la pipe (verso)
    oil on canvas
    10 5/8 x 16 1/8 in. (27 x 41 cm.)
    Painted in 1946 (recto)


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    Quentin Laurens, holder of the droit morale, has confirmed the authenticity of this work, which will be included in a supplement to the Georges Braque catalogue de l'oeuvre.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Provenance

    The artist's estate.
    Private collection, France, by descent from the above.
    A gift from the above to the present owner circa 1965.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION