Artist: Moise Kisling
Artwork: Grand Bouquet De Tulipes
Size: 81.2 x 100 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1952
Marks: Signed 'Kisling' (lower left) and dated '1952' (lower right)
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Galerie Daniel Malingue, Paris; Akram Ojjeh, Paris (acquired from the previous, 1981); Estate sale, Christie's, New York, 9 November 1999, lot 213; Private collection, Hong Kong (acquired at the previous sale); Galerie Hopkins-Thomas-Custot, Paris; Beryl Fine Art, Ltd., London; Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 9 May 2002, lot 315; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owners.
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Drouant-David, Kisling: Ses dernieres oeuvres, November 1953, no. 39 (titled Tulipes); Cagnes-sur-Mer, Chateau-Musee, Moise Kisling, 1953; Tokyo, Kisling, 1968, no. 13 (illustrated in color); Tokyo, Galeries Seibu Shibuya and Osaka, Galeries Seibu Takatsuki, Kisling, April-May 1975, no. 51 (illustrated in color); Tokyo, Galerie des Arts de Tokyo, Modigliani, Utrillo, Kisling, August-September 1980, no. 78 (illustrated); Paris, Galerie Daniel Malingue, Maitres impressionnistes et modernes, April-June 1981, no. 19 (illustrated in color).