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    Sale 1901

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 392

    Louis Marcoussis (1883-1941)

    Pichet et carte

    Price Realised  

    Louis Marcoussis (1883-1941)
    Pichet et carte
    signed 'Marcoussis' (lower left)
    oil on glass
    10 3/8 x 6¼ in. (26.3 x 15.9 cm.)
    Painted circa 1919


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 4 November 1993, lot 197.
    Michelle Rosenfeld Fine Arts, Inc., New York.
    Walter F. Maibaum Fine Arts, Inc., New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1995.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    J. Lafranchis, Marcoussis, sa vie, son oeuvre, catalogue complet des peintures, fixés sur verre, aquarelles, dessins, gravures, Paris, 1961, p. 285, no. F.8 (illustrated).