27 June 2000
Louis Valtat (1869-1952)
Chardons devant la fenêtre à Choisel
signed 'L. Valtat' (lower right)
oil on canvas
32 x 257/8 in. (81.3 x 65.8 cm.)
Painted in 1934
Connaught Brown Gallery, London.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
J. Valtat, Louis Valtat - Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, 1869-1952, vol. I, Neuchâtel, 1977, no. 2329 (illustrated, p. 259).
Louis-André Valtat will include this painting in his forthcoming Valtat catalogue raisonné.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
As Christie’s offers 178 works from his personal collection, the illustrator of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory offers us a glimpse of his creative process
Christie’s is auctioning some of Thomas Chippendale's most iconic designs, 300 years since the birth of Britain’s most famous furniture maker