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    Sale 7656

    Nordic Art

    15 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 109

    Vilhelm Hammershøi (Danish, 1864-1916)

    Laesende dame i sofa (Reclining lady on a sofa)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Vilhelm Hammershøi (Danish, 1864-1916)
    Laesende dame i sofa (Reclining lady on a sofa)
    oil on canvas
    12¾ x 14½ in. (32.5 x 37 cm.)
    Painted in 1892


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    Provenance

    Miss M. Koch (1918)
    Professor Johs. Bock.


    Literature

    A. Bramsen, Vilhelm Hammershøi, Copenhagen, 1918, p. 90, no. 114.


    Exhibited

    Modum, Blaafarvevaerket, Den forunderlige stillheten - Ida Lorentzen og Vilhelm Hammershøi, 21 May - 25 September 2005, no. 33 (illustrated).