Madame Hanka Zborowska
Artwork: Madame Hanka Zborowska
Size: 55 x 38.3 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1917
Marks: Signed ‘Modigliani’ (upper right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Leopold Zborowski, Paris ; Bernheim-Jeune, Paris (no 22492), by whom acquired from the previous on 1 February 1921 ; Paul Guillaume, Paris, by whom acquired from the previous on 27 May 1924; Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London; James Archdale, Birmingham, by whom acquired from the previous in December 1937, and thence by descent to the present owners
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, La grande peinture contemporaine a la collection Paul Guillaume, May - June 1929, p. 188 (illustrated p. 148; titled ‘Jeune femme (Mme Z…)’). ; London, Arthur Tooth & Sons, La fleche d’or: Third Exhibition, November - December 1937, no. 3 (dated ‘1918’ and titled ‘Madame Z’). ; Birmingham, City Museum & Art Gallery, Exhibition of Modern French & English Paintings and Drawings etc.: The Property of a Private Collector, 1938, no. 10, p. 5 (dated ‘1918’). ; Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada, James Archdale Collection, January 1941; this exhibition later travelled to Toronto, Art Gallery, October - November 1941; and the Montreal Art Gallery, November - December 1941. ; On loan to the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, August 1940 - September 1945. ; Birmingham, City Museum & Art Gallery, Works of Art from Midland Houses, July - September 1953, no. 162, p. 31 (dated ‘1918’). ; On loan to the Birmingham City Museum & Art Gallery, 1978-2016

Christie's London

Date: 2016-06-22
Lot Number: 11