4 November 2010
Francis Picabia (1879-1953)
Bords de l'Yonne, temps gris
signed and dated 'Picabia 1905' (lower right); signed and dated again and titled 'F. Picabia 1905 bords de l'Yonne temps gris' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
15 1/8 x 21 5/8 in. (38.4 x 54.9 cm.)
Painted in 1905
Dr. Richard Gibbons, Philadelphia; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 11 February 1987, lot 61.
Beverly Hills Antiques, Beverly Hills (acquired at the above sale).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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