25 - 26 November 2014
Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (Lausanne 1859-1923 Paris)
La Vénus des Cyprès
signed 'Steinlen' (lower left)
chalk, pastel and black ink on paper
375 x 290 mm.
Executed in 1894.
Dr. Sali Guggenheim, Zurich, before 1950 and thence by descent; Christie's, London, 27 June 1995, lot 249 (as part of a series of twenty illustrations).
with Kunsthandel Ivo Bouwman, by 1995.
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Rotterdam, Kunsthal Rotterdam; Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen - Meester van Montmartre, 22 September 2007-20 January 2008, no. 40 (where dated 1894).
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