• Impressionist Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2217

    Impressionist Modern Day Sale

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 225

    Jean-Louis Forain (1852-1931)

    Danseuse et Abonné, à l'opéra

    Price Realised  

    Jean-Louis Forain (1852-1931)
    Danseuse et Abonné, à l'opéra
    signed 'forain' (upper right)
    oil on canvas
    19¾ x 24 in. (50.2 x 61 cm.)
    Painted circa 1905


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    Janine Chagnaud-Forain and Florence Valdès-Forain will include this painting in the forthcoming catalogue of works by Jean-Louis Forain.

    Provenance

    Galerie Bernheim-Jeune & Cie., Paris.
    Antonio Santamarina, Buenos Aires; sale, Adolfo Bullrich y Cía., Ltda., Buenos Aires, 3-5 October, 1955, lot 46.
    Acquired at the above sale by the family of the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Buenos Aires, Amigos del Arte, Forain, 1933, no. 15 (illustrated, p. 35).