Nu endormi
Artist: Balthus
Artwork: Nu endormi
Size: 50 x 69.6 cm
Medium: Charcoal on peau d'elephant paper
Creation year: 1967
Marks: Signed with the initial 'B' (lower centre)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York (avant novembre 1967); Mr. et Mrs. Donald B. Straus, New York; The Museum of Modern Art, New York (don de ceux-ci, en 1967)
Exhibition history: New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Works on Paper, mars-juin 1973; New York, The Museum of Modern Art, A Century of Modern Drawing, 1881-1981, mars 1983, no. 17; Londres, The British Museum; Cleveland, Museum of Art et Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, A Century of Modern Drawing from the Museum of Modern Art, New York, juin 1982-avril 1983, p. 42, no. 9 (illustre, Fig. 105); Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Balthus, janvier-mars 1996

Christie's Paris

Date: 2017-03-23
Lot Number: 118