7 May 2014
Tamara de Lempicka (1898-1980)
signed 'LEMPICKA' (lower right)
oil on canvas
28¾ x 21¼ in. (73 x 54 cm.)
Painted in 1960
Estate of the artist.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1987.
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(possibly) Paris, Galerie Ror-Vomar and Vichy, Galerie Ror-Volmar, T. de Lempicka, oeuvres récentes et anciennes, 1930-1960, May-August 1961.
(possibly) New York, Iolas Gallery, Tamara de Lempicka, December 1961.
Alain Blondel has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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