Leglise De Carrieres-Saint-Denis
Artwork: Leglise De Carrieres-Saint-Denis
Size: 54.6 x 46.3 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1909
Marks: Signed 'G Braque' (lower right); signed again 'G Braque' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Kahnweiler, Paris; second sale of sequestered art, Hotel Drouot, Paris, 17 November 1921, lot 18; Jonas Netter, Paris (acquired at the previous sale); Boris Eisenstein, Paris (by 1961); Galerie Daniel Malingue, Paris (acquired from the previous, 1984); Private collection (acquired from the previous, 1985 and then by descent); sale, Christie's, London, 6 February 2006, lot 65; Private collection, United Kingdom (acquired at the previous sale); sale, Christie's, New York, 13 November 2017, lot 60A; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: (possibly) Kunsthalle Basel, Georges Braque, April-May 1933, p. 16, no. 20 (titled Der Steinbruch von St-Denis and with incorrect dimensions); Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune et Cie., Paysages de France: De l'impressionnisme a nos jours, March-May 1961, no. 8 (titled Paysage de Carriere a St-Denis and dated 1908); Paris, Galerie Daniel Malingue, Maitres impressionistes et modernes, November-December 1984, no. 15 (illustrated in color); London, The Tate Modern, February 2006-August 2017 (on extended loan); Houston, Museum of Fine Arts, Georges Braque, February-May 2014

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 53A
Low Estimate: $2000000 [+62%]
High Estimate: $3000000 [+8%]
Hammer Price: $3250000
Sold For: $3915000