La Ciotat
Artwork: La Ciotat
Size: 65.7 x 81 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1907
Marks: Signed Othon Friesz and dated 07 (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Druet, Paris (by circa 1914); Private Collection, Norway (by 1950); Private Collection, Oslo (sale: Blomqvist, Oslo, 24th October 1994, lot 35); Private Collection (purchased from the previous sale; sale: Christie’s, London, 28th June 2000, lot 25); Galerie Larock-Granoff, Paris (purchased at the previous sale); Private Collection, Europe (acquired from the previous); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Lodeve, Musee de Lodeve, Braque-Friesz, 2005, no. 20, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (titled Les Arbres–La Ciotat); Roubaix, La Piscine-musee d’Art et d’Industrie Andre Diligent; Ceret, Musee d’art moderne & Le Havre, Musee d’art moderne Malraux, Othon Friesz. Le fauve baroque, 2007-08, no. 69, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (titled Cassis, ete and with erroneous dimensions); Marseilles, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Le Grand Atelier du Midi, de Van Gogh a Bonnard, 2013, no. 41, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-02
Lot Number: 343