Helene Schjerfbeck - Hymyileva Katri / Katri Leende / Katri Smiling
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Artwork: Helene Schjerfbeck - Hymyileva Katri / Katri Leende / Katri Smiling
Size: 26.7 x 21.7 cm
Medium: Oil, gouache, watercolour and pencil on paper
Creation year: 1922
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials ’hs’ (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed in 1921-1922
Provenance: Erkki Calonius, Hyvinkaa, and thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: (possibly) Helsinki, Stenman Gallery,The Free, 1924, no. 1 (titled 'Katri'); Helsinki, Stenman Gallery,Anniversary exhibition II of the Artists’ Association of Finland, 1924, no. 206; Stockholm, Liljevalchs Konsthall,Autere, Collin, Sallinen, Schjerfbeck, October - November 1934, no. 292; Helsinki, Konstmuseet Ateneum,Exhibition ofepictions ofhildren, 1943, no. 183; Helsinki, Konstmuseet Ateneum,From Edelfelt to Sallinen Masterpieces of Finnish Art, 1950, no. 55; Helsinki, Art House,Helena Schjerfbeck, 1980, no. 39; Helsinki, Ateneum,Helene Schjerfbeck, February - April 1992, no. 309, p. 207 (illustrated p. 206); this exhibition later travelled to Washington, D.C., The Phillips Collection and New York, The National Academy of Design; Hyvinkaa, Hyvinkaan Taidemuseo,Helene Schjerfbeck,November 2001 - March 2002, pp. 64 & 152 (illustrated p. 64); Helsinki, Konstmuseet Ateneum,Helene Schjerfbeck 150 Years, June - October 2012, no. 437, p. 238 (illustrated p. 240); this exhibition later travelled to Stockholm, Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde and Gothenburg, Museum of Art

Christie's London

Date: 2017-06-28
Lot Number: 334