12 September 2007
Property from a Private American Collection
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)
pencil on paper laid down on paper
5 1/8 x 4¼ in. (13 x 10.8 cm.)
Drawn in 1895
Philippe-Jean Bunau-Varilla, Paris; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 9 and 10 July 1947, lot 9.
M. Raykis (acquired at the above sale).
Mr. and Mrs. Bertel and Lilli Hintze, Helsinki.
Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Schimmel, New York.
R.H. Ellsworth, Ltd., New York; sale, Sotheby's, New York, April 2001.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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M.G. Dortu, Toulouse-Lautrec et son oeuvre, New York, 1971, vol. VI, p. 662, no. D.3.898 (illustrated, p. 663).
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