5 May 2004
Takanori Oguiss (1901-1986)
Hôtel du Cantal
signed 'Oguiss' (lower right); inscribed '29 Auberge Normande' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
36¼ x 25 5/8 in. (92.2 x 65.1 cm.)
Painted in 1936
Lucien Baszanger, Geneva (acquired from the artist).
By descent from the above to the family of the previous owner.
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R. Bouillot, "Hommage à Oguiss", L'Oeil, nos. 378-379, January-February 1987, p. 40 (illustrated in color).
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