5 June 2012
Jan Sluijters (1881-1957)
Tonia Stieltjes on a sofa
chalk, watercolour and pastel on paper
98 x 72 cm.
Executed circa 1920.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, 22 June 1988, lot 456.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, Amsterdam, 27 May 2002, lot 28.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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The present lot is a preliminary study for the Portrait of Tonia Stieltjes in the collection of the Singer Museum in Laren (see: Jacqueline de Raad, Jan Sluijters 1881-1957, Bussum, 2011, no. 58, p. 159).
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