• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale  auction at Christies

    Sale 2313

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    5 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 379

    Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)

    Les deux enfants portant le pain et le lait

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
    Les deux enfants portant le pain et le lait
    signed, dated and inscribed 'Foujita 1951 Paris' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    13¾ x 10 5/8 in. (35 x 27 cm.)
    Painted in 1951


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 30 June 1992, lot 60.
    Acquired by the present owner, circa 1995.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    S. Buisson, Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita, Paris, 2001, vol. 2, p. 410, no. 51.184 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Casablanca, La Petite Galerie, Studio Marty, 1954.