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    Sale 7737

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

    24 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 306

    Georges Braque (1882-1963)

    Le tapis rouge

    Price Realised  

    Georges Braque (1882-1963)
    Le tapis rouge
    signed 'G Braque' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    18¼ x 21¾ in. (46 x 55.3 cm.)
    Painted in 1934


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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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    Literature

    Galerie Maeght (ed.), Catalogue de l'oeuvre de Georges Braque, Peintures, 1928-1935, Paris, 1962, p. 105 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    London, Alex. Reid & Lefevre Gallery, Georges Braque, 1934, no. 41.