• Impressionist and Modern Works auction at Christies

    Sale 2438

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    5 May 2011, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 189

    Rene Magritte (1898-1967)

    Les travaux d'Alexandre

    Price Realised  

    Rene Magritte (1898-1967)
    Les travaux d'Alexandre
    brown pencil on paper
    Image size: 18½ x 15¼ in. (47 x 38.7 cm.)
    Sheet size: 21¾ x 18 in. (55.2 x 45.7 cm.)
    Drawn in 1950


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    The Fondation René Magritte has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.

    Provenance

    Margareth Krebs, Brussels.
    The Piccadilly Gallery, London (acquired from the above).
    Landau Fine Art, Inc., Montreal (acquired from the above, October 1989).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1995.