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    Sale 2023

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    10 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 112

    Jean Lurcat (1892-1966)

    Composition au voilier

    Price Realised  

    Jean Lurcat (1892-1966)
    Composition au voilier
    signed and dated 'Lurçat 30' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    28 7/8 x 39½ in. (73.3 x 100.3 cm.)
    Painted in 1930


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    Provenance

    Galerie Percier, Paris (1930).
    Anon. sale, Hôtel Rameau, Versailles, 29 November 1961, lot 52.
    Anon. sale, Mak Van Waay, Amsterdam, 1 November 1977, lot 381.
    Galerie Krickhaar-La Haye, Amsterdam.
    Peter Bodes Kunsthandel, Amsterdam.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 30 May 1984, lot 373.
    Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 21 March 1988.
    Anon. sale, Hôtel Richemond, Geneva, 13 December 1988.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    G. Denizeau and S. Lurçat, L'oeuvre peint de Jean Lurçat, Catalogue raisonné 1910-1965, Lausanne, 1998, p. 361, no. 1930-18 (illustrated; illustrated again in color, p. 95).