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    Sale 1901

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 393

    Maurice Denis (1870-1943)

    Le chat jaune

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Maurice Denis (1870-1943)
    Le chat jaune
    signed and dated 'MAVD.1915' (upper left)
    oil on board
    17¾ x 18¾ in. (45.1 x 47.6 cm.)
    Painted in 1915


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    Claire Denis will include this painting in her forthcoming Denis catalogue raisonné.

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    Provenance

    Arthur Tooth & Sons, Ltd., London.
    Galerie Rosenbach, Hannover.
    Beck & Eggeling, Dusseldorf.
    Acquired by the present owner, 1996.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION