• Impressionist Modern  auction at Christies

    Sale 2290

    Impressionist Modern

    10 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 23

    Tamara de Lempicka (1898-1980)

    Jeune homme au livre

    Price Realised  

    Tamara de Lempicka (1898-1980)
    Jeune homme au livre
    signed 'T. DE LEMPICKA' (lower right)
    oil on canvas board
    12 x 8 7/8 in. (30.3 x 22.6 cm.)
    Painted circa 1954


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    Alain Blondel will include this painting in the forthcoming supplement to the Lempicka catalogue raisonné.

    Provenance

    Ira Perrot, Paris (gift from the artist, circa 1950).
    By descent from the above to the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct medium for this work is oil on canvas board and the correct dimensions are 12 x 8 7/8 in. (30.3 x 22.6 cm.).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION