Composition Sur Fond Brun
Artwork: Composition Sur Fond Brun
Size: 61.2 x 50.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1921
Marks: Monogramed JV (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Louis Carre & Cie, Paris; Private Collection, Paris; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: New-York, Rose Fried Gallery, Villon, 1953, no. 1; Albi, Musee Toulouse-Lautrec, Exposition Jacques Villon, Peintures, 1955, no. 6, illustrated in the catalogue pl. V; Paris, Galerie Louis Carré, Jacques Villon, Peintures, 1955, no. 4; Venice, XXVIIIe Biennale di Venezia, Pavillon des nations, section française, 1956, no. 69 (titled Composizione su fondo scuro); Paris, Grand Palais, Salon d'Automne, Hommage à Jacques Villon, 1957 (probably); Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Cent tableaux de Jacques Villon, 1961, no. 11, illustrated in the catalogue n.p.; Sao Paulo, Museu de Arte Moderna, VI Bienal de Sao Paulo, 1961, no. 4 (titled Composição sõbre fundo escuro); Zurich, Kunsthaus, Jacques Villon, 1963, no. 6 Rouen, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Les Duchamps, Jacques Villon, Raymond Duchamp-Villon, Marcel Duchamp, Suzanne Duchamp, 1967; Montrouge, XXVIIIe Salon de Montrouge, Art contemporain, Jacques Villon, 1983, no. 9; L'Isle-sur-la -Sorgue, Association Campredon Art et Culture, Jacques Villon, 1992-93, illustrated in the catalogue p. 24; Béziers, Espace Riquet, Jacques Villon 1875-1963, Rétrospective, 1996 (probably)

Sotheby's Paris

Date: 2019-10-17
Lot Number: 187
Notes: The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Galerie Louis Carré & Cie.