17 February 2004
This lot is offered without a reserve
Josephine Baker, 1923
signed and dated in pencil (on the mount)
9 1/8 x 6½in. (23.2 x 16.5cm.)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE.
This lot is offered without reserve.
Please note that this image is most likely of Drtikol's wife, the well known dancer Ervina Kupferová.
The Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale totals £128,081,750, with works by Picasso and a record-breaking Franz Marc painting also achieving top prices
Alastair Smart profiles the life and work of the Pre-Raphaelite artist described by Burne-Jones as ‘the best of us all’ — illustrated with works offered in July