Les Amies
Artwork: Les Amies
Size: 74 x 59 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1922
Marks: Signed van Dongen (upper right); signed van Dongen and inscribed 5 Rue Juliette Lamber Paris XVII (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1922.
Provenance: Private collection; Sale: Ludwig Schames, Frankfurt A.M., December 15, 1926, no. 27, untitled Die Freundinnen; Sale: Ludwig Schames, Frankfurt, A.M., April 6, 1927, no. 33, untitled Die Freundinnen; Private Collection, Geneva; Sale: Christie, Manson & Woods, London, June 23, 1986, lot 47 ; Private Collection; Sale: Hotel Drouot, Paris, April 9, 1989, lot 80 ; Private Collection, Paris (1990); Sale: Sotheby's, New York, May 6, 2004, lot 149; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Frankfurt, Kunsthandlung Ludwig Schames, Juni-Ausstellung, n.d., no. 36, illustrated in the catalogue untitled Zwei Freudinnen; Wiesbaden, Nassauischen Kunstverein, Herbsausstellung, 1925, no. 185, untitled Zwei Freundinnen ; Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Van Dongen, Le Peintre 1877-1968, 1990, illustrated in the catalogue p. 188

Sotheby's Paris

Date: 2018-03-23
Lot Number: 213