7 May 2009
Moise Kisling (1891-1953)
signed and dated twice 'Kisling 1917' (lower left and lower right)
oil on canvas
19 1/8 x 15 7/8 in. (48.6 x 40.3 cm.)
Painted in Saint-Tropez, April 1917
Weyhe Gallery, New York.
Private collection, New York (acquired from the above); sale, Sotheby's, New York, 9 May 2007, lot 238.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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New York, College Art Association, 1953.
The Modigliani-Kisling Institute will include this painting in their forthcoming volume IV of the Kisling catalogue raisonné.
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