Artwork: Clown
Size: 61.5 x 45.7 cm
Medium: Oil on paper laid down on canvas
Creation year: 1919
Marks: Signed 'G. Rouault' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in 1910-1919
Provenance: Ambroise Vollard, Paris; Robert de Galea, Paris (by descent from the previous); Mr. and Mrs. Edwin E. Hokin, Chicago; Theodore Schempp, New York; Acquired from the previous by the late owner, April 1957.
Exhibition history: New York, Perls Galleries, Georges Rouault, November-December 1956, no. 4 (illustrated; dated circa 1909); New Haven, Yale University Art Gallery, Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture Collected by Yale Alumni, May-June 1960, p. 191, no. 198 (illustrated; with incorrect medium).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 352
Low Estimate: $120000 [-33%]
High Estimate: $180000 [-55%]
Hammer Price: $80000
Sold For: $100000