Lincendie I (The Fire I)
Artwork: Lincendie I (The Fire I)
Size: 81 x 100 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1944
Marks: Signed and dated 'Vieira da Silva 44' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Pierre, Paris; Collection of Simone Collinet, Paris; Galerie Furstenberg, Paris; Collection of Jorge de Brito, Lisbon; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2008
Exhibition history: Hannover, Kestner-Gesellschaft, Vieira da Silva, 1958, p. 22, no. 19. This exhibition later travelled to Wuppertal, Kunst-und Museumverein and Bremen, Kunstverein; Grenoble, Musee de peinture et de sculpture, Vieira da Silva, 1964, p. 15, no. 9; Turin, Galleria civica d'arte Moderna, Vieira da Silva, 1964, p. 44, no. 11 (illustrated, p. 45); Lisbon, Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, Vieira da Silva, 1970, no. 39 (illustrated, p. 81); Rio de Janeiro, Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro, Vieira da Silva: agora, 2012-2013 (illustrated in colour, unpaged)

Christie's London

Date: 2018-03-06
Lot Number: 44