25 June 2008
Francis Picabia (1879-1953)
Fleurs dans un vase
signed 'Francis Picabia' (lower left)
oil on cardboard
18 7/8 x 15½ in. (48 x 39.4 cm.)
Mr Jarman, by whom acquired directly from the artist in the 1920s.
Anonymous sale, Me Baussy, Cannes, 11 October 1972.
Acquired at the above sale by the grandfather of the present owner, and thence by descent.
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