10 September 2008,
Price realised USD 20,000
USD 7,000 - USD 10,000
Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)
Etude de nu
stamped with initial 'M' (Lugt 1852b; lower right)
sanguine on paper
12½ x 9½ in. (31.8 x 24.1 cm.)
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Dina Vierny has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Estate of the artist.
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 9 June 2004, lot 15.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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