La Ciotat
Artwork: La Ciotat
Size: 65 x 80.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1907
Marks: Signed Othon Friesz (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Mme Friesz, France (the wife of the artist; by descent from the previous); Kaethe Perls, Paris; Perls Galleries, New York (acquired after 1937); Cooper, Ostrin, Devarco & Ackerman, New York; Acquired from the previous in 1969
Exhibition history: Dallas, Dallas Museum for Contemporary Arts, Les Fauves, 1959, n.n. ; New York, Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, International Expressionism, 1968, no. 14, illustrated in the catalogue (dated 1905); Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario, The Fauves, 1975, no. 26, illustrated in the catalogue (dated 1905); New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 'The Wild Beasts:' Fauvism and Its Affinities, 1976, n.n. ; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art & London, Royal Academy of Arts, The Fauve Landscape, 1990-91, no. 119, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Nagoya, Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art; Kyoto, The National Museum of Modern Art & Tokyo, The National Museum of Modern Art, Fauvism and Modern Japanese Painting, 1992-93, no. 29, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales & Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria, Fauves, 1995, no. 54, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Fauvism 'Wild Beasts,' 1996, no. 38; London, The Courtauld Institute of Art, Fauve Painting 1905-7: The Triumph of Pure Color, 2001, n.n; Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario (on loan)

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2018-11-13
Lot Number: 182