21 September 2010
Francoise Gilot (b. 1921)
signed 'F.GILOT' (lower right)
oil on board
21¼ x 25 5/8 in. (54 x 65 cm.)
Painted in 1952
Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris (acquired from the artist).
Françoise Gilot, Paris (acquired from the above, circa 1979).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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F. Gilot and M. Yoakum, Françoise Gilot Monograph: 1940-2000, Lausanne, 2000, p. 371 (illustrated in color; incorrectly dated).
Françoise Gilot has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
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