28 June 2001
Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
La Vierge et trois dames
signed 'T. Foujita'; signed again in Japanese (lower right)
gouache, pen and ink and gold leaf on black paper
12¼ x 16 7/8in. (31.3 x 43cm.)
Executed in 1917
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
S. Buisson, Léonard-Tsuguharu Foujita , vol. II, Paris 2001, no. 17.116 (illustrated p. 161).
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.
Seven expert tips on collecting, whether you seek affordable works on paper or a museum-quality masterpiece
The artistic director of The Grange Festival — a month-long staging of opera in the south of England — selects favourite works from Christie’s Classic Week in London