LE CORBUSIER (1887-1965)
LE CORBUSIER (1887-1965)
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LE CORBUSIER (1887-1965)

Femme endormie (les îles sont des corps de femmes à demi immergés qui retiennent les bateaux entre leurs bras)

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LE CORBUSIER (1887-1965)
Femme endormie (les îles sont des corps de femmes à demi immergés qui retiennent les bateaux entre leurs bras)
signed with initials and dated 'L.C 45' (lower right)
oil on panel
9 1/2 x 13 in. (24 x 33 cm.)
Painted in 1945
Provenance
Anonymous sale, Loiseau, Schmitz, Digard, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, 8 May 1994, lot 83.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
J. Petit, Le Corbusier lui-même, Geneva, 1970, p. 214.
N. & J.-P. Jornod, Le Corbusier (Charles Edouard Jeanneret), Catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre peint, vol. II, Milan, 2005, no. 328, p. 790 (illustrated; with incorrect medium).
Special notice
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent. This lot has been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.

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