24 June 2015
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE BELGIAN COLLECTION
Moïse Kisling (1891-1953)
Nu au divan rouge
signed 'Kisling' (lower left)
oil on canvas
21 1/2 x 29 7/8 in. (54.7 x 73.4 cm.)
Painted in 1925
Anonymous sale, Me Blache, Versailles, 13 June 1979, lot 156.
Private collection, Japan; sale, Christie's, London, 25 June 2003, lot 180.
Acquired at the above sale by the father of the present owner.
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H. Troyat & J. Kisling, Kisling, vol. II, 1891-1953, Turin, 1982, no. IV, p. 285 (illustrated).
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