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    Sale 1901

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 450

    Marie Laurencin (1883-1956)

    Les enfants du château (I)

    Price Realised  

    Marie Laurencin (1883-1956)
    Les enfants du château (I)
    signed and dated 'Marie Laurencin 1930' (upper left)
    oil on canvas
    25½ x 21 3/8 in. (64.8 x 54.3 cm.)
    Painted in 1930


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    Provenance

    Galerie Paul Rosenberg, Paris (by 1931).
    Galerien Flechtheim, Berlin and Dusseldorf.
    Lily Pons, Dallas; Estate sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries Inc., New York, May 1976, lot 58.
    Hilde Gerst Gallery, New York (acquired at the above sale).
    Acquired from the above by the late owner, December 1976.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARGARET M. ENOCH


    Literature

    D. Marchesseau, Marie Laurencin, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Tokyo, 1986, vol. I, p. 233, no. 522 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Exhibition of Paintings by Marie Laurencin, 1931, no. 14.
    The Dallas Museum for Contemporary Arts, The Lily Pons Collection, 1961.