24 June 2010
Moïse Kisling (1891-1953)
Nu couché dans les feuillages, St. Tropez
signed and dated 'Kisling 1918' (lower left); signed and dated 'M.KISLING ST.TROPEZ JUIN 1918' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
23¾ x 28 7/8 in. (60.3 x 73.3 cm.)
Painted in June 1918
M. Delhomme, Paris.
Galerie de l'Elysée [Alex Maguy], Paris.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 11 February 1987, lot 79.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 7 February 2006, lot 286.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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J. Kisling, Kisling 1891-1953, vol. I, Turin, 1971, no. 6 (illustrated p. 316).
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