BALTHUS (1908-2001)
BALTHUS (1908-2001)
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BALTHUS (1908-2001)

Légumes dans un bol et huilier

BALTHUS (1908-2001)
Légumes dans un bol et huilier
signed with artist's monogram 'Bs' (lower right)
watercolour and pencil on paper
25 1/8 x 27 1/2 in. (63.8 x 69.8 cm.)
Executed in 1970
Frédérique Tison, the artist’s step-niece, Chassy.
Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris, by 1971, by whom acquired from the above.
B.C. Holland Gallery, Chicago, by whom acquired from the above in 1972.
Francey & Martin L. Gecht, Chicago, by 1980.
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco.
Museum of Modern Art, New York, a gift from the above in 2005 and until 2009.
Private collection, United Kingdom.
The Lefevre Gallery [Alex. Reid & Lefevre], London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2022.
V. Monnier & J. Clair, Balthus: Catalogue Raisonné of the Complete Works, Paris, 1999, no. D 1193, p. 346 (illustrated).
Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard, Balthus: dessins et aquarelles, October - November 1971, no. 65 (illustrated).
Chicago, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Balthus in Chicago, August - November 1980, no. 38 (titled 'Still life').
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