Le Nu Esthetique
Artwork: Le Nu Esthetique
Size: 99.6 x 81.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1909
Marks: Signed van Dongen (lower center); titled (on the stretcher); inscribed Teabeeleau (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Bernheim-Jeune, Paris (acquired from the artist in October 1911); Galerie de l'Elysee (Alex Maguy), Paris; Acquired from the previous in the 1950s and thence by descent
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie de l'Elysee (Alex Maguy), Sept grands maitres, 1969; Tucson, University of Arizona Museum of Art; San Francisco, Palace of the Legion of Honor & Kansas City, William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art, Atkins Museum of Fine Arts, Kees van Dongen, First American Retrospective, 1971; Venice, XXXVI Esposizione Biennale Internazionale d'Arte, 1972, no. 814 (dated 1907); St. Moritz, Salon prive du palace, Exposition Alex Maguy, 1975

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2017-05-17
Lot Number: 221