Helene Schjerfbeck - Mustatukkainen Nainen / Kvinna Med Svart Har / Woman With Black Hair
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Artwork: Helene Schjerfbeck - Mustatukkainen Nainen / Kvinna Med Svart Har / Woman With Black Hair
Size: 44 x 35.7 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1935
Marks: Signed with the artist's initials 'hs' (upper right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Gosta Stenman, Stockholm, until 1969; Anonymous Sale, Bukowskis, Helsinki, 24 April 1994, lot 137; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Stockholm, Stenman Gallery,Helene Schjerfbeck, Autumn 1937, no. 17, p. 5; this exhibition later travelled to Eskilstuna, Malmohus (titled 'Den hjartsjuka / The Heartsick'); London, The Elsie Perrin and Williams Memorial Art Museum,Helene Schjerfbeck, 1949; Washington D.C., Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts,Helene Schjerfbeck, 1951, no. 15, n.p. (titled 'Heart Sickness'; dated '1930'); Helsinki, Art Hall,Helene Schjerfbeck Memorial Exhibition, April - May 1954, no. 136, p. 24 (titled 'Den hjartsjuka / The Heartsick'); Stockholm, Stenman Gallery,Helene Schjerfbeck, Stockholm, 1958, no. 55

Christie's London

Date: 2017-06-28
Lot Number: 335