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    Sale 11794

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 239

    Maurice de Vlaminck (1876-1958)

    Le tracteur rouge

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    Maurice de Vlaminck (1876-1958)
    Le tracteur rouge
    signed 'Vlaminck' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    15 x 21 5/8 in. (38 x 55 cm.)
    Painted in 1956


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Vlaminck catalogue critique being prepared by Maïthé Vallès-Bled and Godeliève de Vlaminck under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.

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    Provenance

    Dr Sigmund Pollag, Zurich, by whom acquired from the artist in the late 1950s.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 24 March 1993, lot 71.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Bern, Kunstmuseum Bern, Vlaminck, February - April 1961, no. 200.