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    Sale 7702

    Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 347

    Paul Signac (1863-1935)

    Le pot vert

    Price Realised  

    Paul Signac (1863-1935)
    Le pot vert
    signed 'P.Signac' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    16 1/8 x 13 in. (41 x 33 cm.)
    Painted in 1920


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    Provenance

    Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris.
    Henri Canonne, Paris, by whom acquired on 12 March 1924; his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 28 May 1930, lot 49.
    Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris (no. 26474), by whom acquired at the above sale.
    E. Laporte, Paris, by whom acquired on 18 June 1930; his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 22 November 1930, lot 86.
    M. Bouisson, Président de la Chambre, Paris.
    Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 2 April 1952, lot 119.
    Neffe-Degandt Fine Art, London.
    Marie Vergottis; sale, Sotheby's, London, 28 June 2000, lot 135.
    Acquired by the present owner in 2002.


    Literature

    G. Lévy [in collaboration with the artist], Pré-catalogue, produced circa 1929-1932, p. 460 (illustrated).
    La Furetière, Excelsior, 23 November 1930, p. 2.
    F. Cachin, Signac, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 2000, no. 539 (illustrated p. 313).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paul Signac, May 1930, no. 29.