5 February 2004
Maurice Estève (1904-2001)
signed 'Estève' (lower left); signed, titled and dated 'La FORGE Estève 53' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
13 x 21¾in. (33 x 55.2cm.)
Painted in 1953
Galerie Galanis, Paris.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
R. Maillard & M. Prudhomme-Estève, Estève, catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Neuchâtel 1995, no. 421.
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium
An exceptional example of the most valuable illustrated book ever produced — and an icon of American art — will be offered on 14 June to benefit conservation causes
An expert introduction to Bulgari rings, bracelets, necklaces and watches, including cutting-edge concepts such as the Trombino ring and the Serpenti bracelet-watch