17 November 2016
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ARTHUR AND CHARLOTTE VERSHBOW
Moise Kisling (1891-1953)
signed and dated 'Kisling 1918' (upper right); signed and dated again and inscribed 'M. KISLING JANVIER 1918 PARIS' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
10 ¼ x 8 ¼ in. (26.3 x 21.1 cm.)
Painted in Paris in January 1918
Childs Gallery, Boston.
Acquired from the above by the present owners, September 1951.
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This work will be included in the forthcoming Volume IV et Additifs aux Tomes I, II et III of the Moïse Kisling catalogue raisonné currently being prepared by Jean Kisling and Marc Ottavi.
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