Briseis
Artwork: Briseis
Size: 72.8 x 60 cm
Medium: Oil and black crayon on canvas
Creation year: 1929
Marks: Signed Francis Picabia (lower right); titled (upper left)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1929
Provenance: Leonce Rosenberg (Galerie de L'Effort Moderne), Paris; Private Collection, France; Private Collection, France (acquired circa the 1970s); Thence by descent
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie de L'Effort Moderne (Leonce Rosenberg), Francis Picabia: Trente ans de peinture, 1930, no. 48; Prague, Umelecka Beseda, L'Ecole de Paris, 1931, no. 367 (dated 1930)

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 37
Low Estimate: $600000 [-3%]
High Estimate: $900000 [-35%]
Hammer Price: $580000
Sold For: $716000