Femme Dans Un Fauteuil (Dora Maar)
Artwork: Femme Dans Un Fauteuil (Dora Maar)
Size: 92 x 73 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1942
Marks: Dated '24.4.42' (centre left); dated '24.4.42' (on the stretcher)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Paris on 24 april 1942
Provenance: The artist's estate; Jacqueline Roque Picasso, Mougins, by descent from the previous, until 1986; Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (no. 018042); Galerie Beyeler, Basel (no. 11003); Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 26 June 1990, lot 54; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Reykjavik, Kjarvalsstadir, Picasso: Exposition inattendue dediee aux peintres, May - July 1986, no. 11, p. 30 (illustrated p. 31; titled 'Femme assise'); Chaise-Dieu, Festival de La Chaise-Dieu, Picasso, August 1987, p. 15 (illustrated)

Christie's London

Date: 2018-06-20
Lot Number: 20B