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    Sale 11794

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 309

    Moïse Kisling (1891-1953)

    Frère et soeur

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    Estimate

    Moïse Kisling (1891-1953)
    Frère et soeur
    signed and dated 'Kisling 1952' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    35 x 45 7/8 in. (89 x 116.3 cm.)
    Painted in 1952


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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Jean Kisling, Paris.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, Tel Aviv, 11 April 1996, lot 43.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Literature

    J. Kessel & J. Kisling, Kisling, 1891-1953, vol. I, Turin, 1971, no. XXXVII, p. 136 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Tokyo, Seibu Shibuya Art Gallery, Exposition Kisling, April 1975, no. 54 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Osaka, Seibu Takatsuki Art Gallery, April - May 1975.
    Tokyo, Tokyo Gallery of Art, Modigliani, Utrillo, Kisling, August - September 1980, no. 77 (illustrated).
    Marseilles, Palais de la Bourse, Hommage à Kisling, June 1992 - January 1993, no. 124, p. 103 (illustrated).