28 March 1999,
Price realised SGD 531,750
SGD 150,000 - SGD 200,000
ADRIEN-JEAN LE MAYEUR DE MERPRÈS (Brussels 1880-1958)
Two women with mask on a day bed, another leaning out of the window
signed "J Le Mayeur" (lower left); inscribed on the reverse "Dr. John D. Fuller, M.D, Mr Michaux"
oil on canvas
39 x 47 in. (100 x 120 cm)
An identical composition of this painting is executed in pastel on paper and the work is in the collection of the Museum Le Mayeur, Sanur, Bali.
In an original hand-carved Balinese frame.
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The measurement should read: 35 x 43 in. (90 x 110 cm).
Jop Ubbens and Cathinka Huizing, Adrien-Jean Le Mayeur de Merprès: Painter-Traveller, Wijk en Aalburg, 1995, p. 174 (illustrated.).
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