Bock De Biere
Artist: Juan Gris
Artwork: Bock De Biere
Size: 47.8 x 31.5 cm
Medium: Charcoal on paper
Creation year: 1911
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, by 1965; R.S. Johnson International Galleries, Chicago, by 1966; Private collection, Chicago; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 15 November 1984, lot 117; Nathan & Marion Smooke, Los Angeles, by whom acquired at the previous sale; sale, Phillips de Pury & Luxembourg, New York, 5 November 2001, lot 51; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris, Juan Gris: Dessins et gouaches 1910-1927, June - July 1965, no. 8, p. 15 (illustrated); Chicago, R.S. Johnson International Galleries, Juan Gris, 1966, no. 16; New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Section d'Or, 1967, no. 12; this exhibition later travelled to Gainsville, University of Florida; San Antonio, Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute; Macon, Georgia, Mercer University; Brunswick, Maine, Bowdoin College Art Museum; South Carolina, Clemson University; Knoxville, Tennessee, Dulin Gallery of Art; South Carolina, Columbia Museum of Art; and Towson, Maryland, Goucher College and Connecticut, Kent School, between 1967 and 1969; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Degas to Picasso: Modern Masters from the Smooke Collection, April - June 1987, pp. 49-50 (illustrated); Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Juan Gris: Pinturas y dibujos 1910-1927, June - September 2005, no. 169, vol. I (illustrated & illustrated again p. 180 vol. II); Sete, Musee Paul Valery, Juan Gris: Rimes de la forme et de la couleur, June - October 2011, pp. 98-99 (illustrated p. 99)

Christie's London

Date: 2018-06-21
Lot Number: 145