17 November 2016
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
signed and dated 'Foujita 59' (lower left)
oil on canvas
21 ¾ x 13 in. (55 x 33 cm.)
Painted in 1959
Jean-Claude Roussel, Paris (acquired from the artist, 1959).
Private collection, France.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, Paris, 5 December 2012, lot 48.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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