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    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1272

    Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)

    Jeune femme de profil, les mains croisées sur la poitrine

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    Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
    Jeune femme de profil, les mains croisées sur la poitrine
    signed, dated and inscribed 'Foujita 1954 Paris' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    13 1/8 x 9 5/8 in. (33.2 x 24.3 cm.)
    Painted in Paris in 1954


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Mes Palloc-Courchet-Fede, Nice, 20 December 2005, lot 524.
    Private collection, Paris (acquired at the above sale).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    S. Buisson, Foujita, Inédits, Paris, 2007, vol. 3, p. 399, no. C54.055.H (illustrated in color, p. 302).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Felix Vercel, 40e anniversaire de la disparition de Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita, November 2007-January 2008, no. 7 (illustrated in color; titled Jeune fille aux mains jointes).


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