London, South Kensington
1 April 2008
Marcel Dyf (1899-1985)
Claudine au lever
signed 'Dyf' (lower right)
oil on canvas
22 x 18½in. (55.8 x 47cm.)
Painted in 1955
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
This work was painted in the artist's atelier at Bois d'Arcy.
The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Mrs Claudine Dyf.
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
The estimate for this work is GBP4,000-6,000 not as stated in the catalogue.
To commemorate International Women's Day, Christie's specialists discuss their favourite museum work by a female artist
Highlights owned by the philanthropist, Paris Review publisher and literary figure, offered in New York and London
A Surrealist sculptor in Beijing, a radical American artist in Melbourne, a host of Dutch masters in the Middle East, and more
Masters of the Renaissance in Berlin, a Post-Impressionist in Britain and Degas at the Opéra — our updated guide to the best shows in Europe this year
Specialist Victoria Tudor explains how these paintings reflect a unique period of cultural exchange between East and West
The artist entertains us in his vast Hudson Valley studio, reflecting on works in progress as well as others from his own collection being offered at Christie’s