11 - 12 December 2012
Marie Laurencin (FRENCH, 1885-1956)
Nature morte sur une table: bouquet, coupe et petit portrait
signed 'Marie Laurencin' (lower right)
oil on canvas
14 7/8 x 11 in. (37.8 x 27.9 cm.)
Painted circa 1908
Alfred Flechtheim, Berlin.
Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 25 March 1986, lot 22.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
D. Marchesseau, Marie Laurencin, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Tokyo, 1986, vol. I, p. 63, no. 31 (illustrated).
The designer and decorator shows us around his Santa Monica HQ, and enthuses over the forthcoming Rooms as Portraits auctions in London and New York
The world-renowned interior designer selects favourite objects from our forthcoming Interiors sale in London on 13 September
From applique and back splats to veneering and wingbacks, an essential glossary of furniture terms
Artists, patrons and critics have argued for centuries over the right way to frame a painting. Ultimately, it’s a matter of personal taste, says Andrew Graham-Dixon
Ahead of our Paris sale on 10 September, Meredith Etherington-Smith salutes three generations of collectors from one family
What a newcomer needs to know about the highly collectable, grain-based liquor served at all Chinese state banquets