Madame Vuillard Cousant A La Closerie Des Genets
Artwork: Madame Vuillard Cousant A La Closerie Des Genets
Size: 71.1 x 61 cm
Medium: Distemper on board laid down on panel
Creation year: 1921
Marks: Signed E Vuillard (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1920-21
Provenance: Jos Hessel & Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris (acquired from the artist on March 24, 1922); Gaston Levy, Paris (acquired in April 1929); Georges Levy, Paris (acquired from the previous and seized from his bank vault; held at Societe Generale, Bordeaux, March-April 1943); Rabbi Jakob Kaplan (the heir of the previous; claim for this painting lodged in August 1945 and restituted, according to the French Foreign Ministry); Mme Henri (Suzanne) Dewez, New York & Geneva; Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York (acquired in 1961); Mr. & Mrs. Joseph E. Levine, New York (acquired from the previous in 1964 and sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 18, 1983, lot 33); Ira Guilden, New York (acquired at the previous sale); Tamara Guilden, New York (by descent from the previous and sold by the estate: Christie's, New York, May 12, 1999, lot 39); Acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition history: Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, Twenty-fifth Annual International Exhibition of Paintings, 1926, no. 245 ; Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel, E. Vuillard 1868-1940, 1961, no. 56 (titled Mme Vuillard brodant and dated 1919); New York, Wildenstein & Co., Loan Exhibition, Vuillard, 1964, no. 48, illustrated in the catalogue (titled Madame Vuillard Sewing and dated circa 1909)

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 12
Low Estimate: $700000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $1200000 [-41%]
Hammer Price: $700000
Sold For: $860000