Artwork: Cariatide
Size: 80 x 45.8 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1913
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Leopold Zborowski, Paris; Andre Lefevre, Paris; sale, Palais Galliera, Paris, 29 November 1966, lot 108; The Brook Street Gallery, London, by whom acquired in 1968; Robin D. Judah, London, by whom acquired in 1970; Perls Galleries, New York (no. 7027); Private collection, United States; sale, Sotheby’s, New York, 22 October 1980, lot 64; Private collection, United States, by whom acquired at the previous sale; Private collection, United Kingdom, by whom acquired in December 1980; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2007
Exhibition history: Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne,Collection Andre Lefevre, March - April 1964, no. 205 (with incorrect provenance); New York, Hirschl & Adler Galleries,Modigliani Retrospective, November - December 1973, no. 67 (illustrated; dated 'circa1912'); Basel, Galerie Beyeler,Nudes, Nus, Nackte, June - October 1984, no. 51 (illustrated; dated 'circa1912'); Martigny, Fondation Pierre Gianadda,Modigliani, June - October 1990, no. 29 (illustrated); Dusseldorf, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen,Amedeo Modigliani: Malerei, Skulpturen, Zeichnungen, January - April 1991, no. 16 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Zurich, Kunsthaus, April - July 1991; Tokyo, Musee Tobu,Exposition Amedeo Modigliani au Japon, November - December 1992, no. 9, p. 70 (illustrated p. 71; with incorrect provenance); this exhibition later travelled to Kyoto, Musee Daimaru, December 1992 - January 1993; Osaka, Musee Daimaru d'Umeda, January - February 1993; and Ibaraki, Musee d'Art Moderne, February - March 1993; Lugano, Museo d'Arte Moderna,Amedeo Modigliani, March - June 1999, no. 9 (illustrated); Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris,L'Ecole de Paris 1904-1929, la Part de l'Autre, November 2000 - March 2001, p. 173 (illustrated) (illustrated); Paris, Musee du Luxembourg,Modigliani: The Melancholy Angel, October 2002 - March 2003, no. 12 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Milan, Palazzo Reale, March - July 2003; London, Royal Academy of Arts,Modigliani and His Models, July - October 2006, no. 2 (illustrated); Moscow, Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts,Meeting Modigliani, March - June 2007, no. 16, p. 44 (illustrated)

Christie's London

Date: 2017-06-27
Lot Number: 21