Paresse, Cassis
Artwork: Paresse, Cassis
Size: 65 x 81.1 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1909
Marks: Signed and dated 'Othon Friesz 09' (lower right); dated again and inscribed '1909 Composition a Cassis' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Saidie Adler May, Baltimore (acquired from the artist, June 1934)
Exhibition history: New York, Armory of the Sixty-Ninth Regiment and The Art Institute of Chicago, The Armory Show, International Exhibition of Modern Art, February-April 1913, p. 25, no. 156 (titled Baigneuse); New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Gifts and Loans from the Collection of Mrs. Saidie A. May, November-December 1933; New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Modern Works of Art, Fifth Anniversary Exhibition, November 1934-January 1935, pp. 14 and 29, no. 80 (illustrated; titled The Bathers); Winnipeg Art Gallery Association, Painting and Sculpture from the Collection of The MoMA, January-February 1951; Akron Art Institute, Painting and Sculpture from the Collection of The MoMA, March-April 1951; New Orleans, Isaac Delgado Museum of Art, 50th Anniversary Exhibition, November 1960-January 1961; Utica, New York, Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute Museum of Art and New York, Armory of the Sixty-Ninth Regiment, Armory Show, 50th Anniversary Exhibition, February-April 1963, p. 80, no. 156 (illustrated; titled Landscape with Figures)

Christie's New York

Date: 2017-05-16
Lot Number: 387