24 June 2010
Nathalia Goncharova (1881-1962)
Ville, la nuit. Rayonnisme
signed with the initials in 1961 (upper right)
charcoal on paper
8¾ x 12 in. (22.3 x 30.4 cm.)
(probably) Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 19 December 1978, lot 138.
Leclanche-Boulé Collection, Paris, by 1987.
Private collection, France.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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Winnipeg, Art Gallery, 1912: Break Up of Tradition, August - October 1987, p. 96 (illustrated p. 97).
This work is sold with a photo-certificate from the artist where it is stated that she executed the drawing in 1912 or 1913 and signed it in 1961.
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