6 November 2013
PROPERTY FROM A JAPANESE CORPORATION
Marie Laurencin (1883-1956)
Femme aux boucles d'oreilles en perles
signed and dated 'Marie Laurencin 1943' (upper right)
oil on canvasboard
10¾ x 8¾ in. (27.3 x 22.2 cm.)
Painted in 1943
Galerie Bourdon, Paris (1964).
Private collection, New York (1964).
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 16 December 1993, lot 36.
Manhattan Gallery, Tokyo.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1994.
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D. Marchesseau, Marie Laurencin, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre, Tokyo, 1999, vol. II, p. 188, no. 1458 (illustrated).
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