9 December 2014
Alphonse Marie Mucha (Czech, 1860-1939)
Allegory of Spring
signed, inscribed and dated 'Dásince/na památku/Alfons Mucha/10/1 1935’ (lower left)
pastel heightened with gouache on paper
16¼ x 11¾ in. (41.5 x 30 cm.)
The artist's collection.
Acquired from the above by a British collector.
His sale; Sotheby's, London, 3 June 2003, lot 70.
Acquired at the above by the present owner.
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John Mucha of the Mucha Foundation has confirmed the authenticity of this lot.
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