Armand Seguin - Les Fleurs Du Mal

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork: Armand Seguin - Les Fleurs Du Mal
Size: 53.4 x 35.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1894
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1894
Provenance: Henriette Boutaric, Paris; Galerie Rene Drouet, Paris; M. and Mme Samuel Josefowitz, Lausanne (acquired from the previous, February 1962); sale, Christie's, Paris, 23 May 2007, lot 45; Acquired at the previous sale by the late owner.
Exhibition history: London, Tate Gallery and Kunsthaus Zurich, Gauguin and the Pont-Aven Group, January-April 1966, p. 38, no. 164; Turin, Museo Civica d'Arte Moderna and Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario, Il sacro e il profano nell'arte dei Simbolisti, June-November 1969, p. 113, no. 120 (illustrated); Musee de Pont-Aven, 1886-1986: Cent ans, Gauguin a Pont-Aven, June-September 1986, p. 69, no. 65 (illustrated; dated circa 1893); Musee de Pont-Aven, Armand Seguin, June-October 1989, p. 22, no. 11 (illustrated in color, p. 23); Indianapolis Museum of Art; Baltimore, The Walters Art Gallery; The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts; Memphis, The Dixon Gallery and Gardens; San Diego Museum of Art; Portland Art Museum and Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Gauguin and the School of Pont-Aven, September 1994-September 1996, p. 134, no. 103 (illustrated in color, p. 135); Darmstadt, Mathildenhohe Stadtmuseum and Berlin, Brohan Museum, Art nouveau: Symbolismus und Jugenstil in Frankreich, October 1999-February 2000, p. 41, no. 20 (illustrated in color; dated circa 1894); Paris, Musee du Luxembourg and Quimper, Musee des Beaux-Arts, L'aventure de Pont-Aven et Gauguin, April-September 2003, p. 258, no. 91 (illustrated in color, p. 259); Musee de Pont-Aven, Kenavo Monsieur Gauguin, June-September 2003, p. 41 (illustrated in color); Rome, Complesso del Vittoriano, Paul Gauguin: Artist of Myth and Dream, October 2007-February 2008, p. 420, no. 142 (illustrated in color, p. 421; illustrated again in color, p. 140, fig. 18).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-12
Lot Number: 327
Low Estimate: $200000 [-9%]
High Estimate: $300000 [-40%]
Hammer Price: $180000
Sold For: $225000