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    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1251

    Moise Kisling (1891-1953)

    Lys

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Moise Kisling (1891-1953)
    Lys
    signed 'Kisling' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    28 7/8 x 21 ¼ in. (73.2 x 54 cm.)
    Painted in 1930


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    Provenance

    Oscar Ghez, Geneva (by 1971).
    Acquired from the above by the father of the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    J. Kessel and J. Kisling, Kisling, Turin, 1971, vol. I, p. 179, no. 31 (illustrated).