2 May 2012
Moise Kisling (1891-1953)
signed and dated 'Kisling 1926' (lower right)
oil on canvas
21½ x 28 7/8 in. (54.6 x 72.7 cm.)
Painted in 1926
Private collection, South Africa (circa 1930); sale, Christie's, Tel Aviv, 15 April 1998, lot 44.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owners.
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H. Troyat and J. Kisling, Kisling, Turin, 1982, vol. II, p. 244, no. XIV (illustrated).
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