29 June 2000
Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)
La maison rose
signed 'Bernard Buffet' (upper right) and dated '1982' (upper left); titled 'La maison rose' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
38¼ x 511/8in. (97 x 130cm.)
Painted in 1982
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Sold with a photo-certificate from Maurice Garnier dated Paris, le 12 février 1991.
This work is recorded in the Bernard Buffet archives under the number 1982D.
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Both in Belle Epoque Paris and Berlin between the wars, Jeanne Mammen documented European café society from a woman’s perspective
Islamic Art specialist Behnaz Atighi Moghaddam on a magnificent garment that would have been worn by a member of the royal inner circle