Jeune Fille Assise (Antoinette)
Artist: Balthus
Artwork: Jeune Fille Assise (Antoinette)
Size: 91.3 x 72.1 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1930
Marks: Signed with the artist's monogram and dated 1930 (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: (Probably) Henriette Gomes Paris Vivian Newbury Chicago (and sold by the estate: Sotheby's New York November 11 1987 lot 58); Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition history: Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art Balthus in Chicago 1980 no. 1 (titled Girl Reclining); Paris Musee National d'art moderne Centre Georges Pompidou & New York; The Metropolitan Museum of Art Balthus 1983-84 no. 18 illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-05
Lot Number: 147
Low Estimate: $500000 [-19%]
High Estimate: $700000 [-42%]
Hammer Price: $400000
Sold For: $490000