• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale  auction at Christies

    Sale 2313

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    5 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 371

    Jean Metzinger (1883-1956)

    Nature morte

    Price Realised  

    Jean Metzinger (1883-1956)
    Nature morte
    signed 'JMetzinger' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    18 1/8 x 21¾ in. (46 x 55.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1946


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    Bozena Nikiel will include this painting in her forthcoming Metzinger catalogue raisonné.

    Provenance

    Niveau Gallery, New York.
    Lee Ault, New York.
    Theodore Schempp, New York.
    Private collection (acquired from the above, April 1962).
    John L. Strauss (by descent from the above, by 1980).
    James Goodman Gallery, New York.
    Private collection, Canada.
    Acquired from the above by the previous owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct provenance:
    Niveau Gallery, New York.
    Lee Ault, New York.
    Theodore Schempp, New York.
    Private collection (acquired from the above, April 1962).
    John L. Strauss (by descent from the above, by 1980).
    James Goodman Gallery, New York.
    Private collection, Canada.
    Acquired from the above by the previous owner.

    Please note the correct dating:
    Painted in 1946


    Exhibited

    University of Chicago, The David and Alfred Smart Gallery, 1980.