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    Sale 2165

    Impressionist and Modern Day Sale

    7 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 253

    Moise Kisling (1891-1953)

    Nu assis

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    Estimate

    Moise Kisling (1891-1953)
    Nu assis
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Kisling New York 1942' (upper right)
    oil on canvas
    21 5/8 x 18¼ in. (54.9 x 46.4 cm.)
    Painted in New York, 1942


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    Provenance

    James Vigeveno Gallery, Los Angeles.
    Maxwell Gallery, San Francisco.
    Frederick King Verleger, San Francisco.
    Private collection, Denver (by descent from the above); sale, Christie's, New York, 13 May 1993, lot 255.
    Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 17 November 1999, lot 30.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    H. Troyat and J. Kisling, Kisling, Turin, 1982, vol. II, p. 315, no. 92 (illustrated).