L'Essayage
Artwork: L'Essayage
Size: 58.5 x 43 cm
Medium: Oil on paper laid down on board
Creation year: 1898
Marks: Stamped with the artist’s monogram (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1898
Provenance: Family of the Artist, France (by descent); Luc Denis, Paris (by descent from the previous by 2009); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Tokyo, National Museum of Western Art & Kyoto, National Museum of Modern Art, Maurice Denis, 1981, no. 57, illustrated in the catalogue; Paris, Galerie Huguette Beres, Maurice Denis, 1992, no. 50, illustrated in the catalogue; Lyon, Musee des Beaux-Arts; Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz Museum; Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery & Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, Maurice Denis 1870-1943, 1994-95, no. 74, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Florence, Palazzo Corsini, Il tempo dei Nabis, 1998, no. 67, illustrated in the catalogue; Avignon, Musee Angladon, L’Art et la Mode 1900: Paris-Avignon, 2000; Ourense, Centro Social Caixanova, Los nabis. Profetas de la modernidad, 2007, illustrated in the catalogue; Castellon, Sala Bancaja San Miguel, Bancaixa Fundacio Caixa Castello, Maurice Denis y los nabis, profetas del arte moderno, 2008, n.n., illustrated in the catalogue; Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Musee Jardin-Maurice Denis, 2009 (on loan); Lodeve, Musee de Lodeve, De Gauguin aux Nabis. Le Droit de tout oser, 2010, no. 142, illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-02
Lot Number: 141