• Impressionist Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2217

    Impressionist Modern Day Sale

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 265

    Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)

    Les Aveugles

    Price Realised  

    Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
    Les Aveugles
    signed 'Foujita' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    18¼ x 21¾ in. (46.4 x 55.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1955


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    Provenance

    Dominion Gallery, Montreal.
    Waddington and Shiell Galleries, Toronto.
    Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 27 June 1988, lot 57.
    Davlyn Gallery, New York (acquired at the above sale).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1989.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    S. Buisson, Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita, Paris, 2001, vol. II, p. 442, no. 55.60 (illustrated).