7 May 2008
Maurice de Vlaminck (1876-1958)
signed 'Vlaminck' (lower right)
oil on canvas
23 5/8 x 28 7/8 in. (60 x 73.3 cm.)
Ambroise Vollard, Paris.
Galerie de l'Art Moderne, Paris.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Gilman (acquired from the above, 1951); Estate sale, Christie's, New York, 9 May 2000, lot 169.
Hilde Gerst, New York (acquired at the above sale).
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The Tel Aviv Museum, Masters of Modern Art, May-September 1982, no. 165 (illustrated).
Maïthé Vallès-Bled and Godelieve de Vlaminck will include this painting in their forthcoming Vlaminck catalogue critique being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.
From time to time, Christie's may offer a lot which it owns in whole or in part. This is such a lot.
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