Nature Morte Au Tableau
Artwork: Nature Morte Au Tableau
Size: 81.5 x 100.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1906
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Gosol in 1906
Provenance: Galerie Kahnweiler, Paris (1911); Franz Kluxen, Munster & Boldixum, Germany (acquired by 1913); Ernst Schlesinger (1877-1925), Hamburg (acquired by July 1925); Dr Johanna Meyer-Udewald (1894-1943), Hamburg, Amsterdam & Brussels (a bequest from the previous in September 1929 as a life estate, with reversionary interest to Kathe Schlesinger, nee Bromberg, widow of the previous); Joseph Albert Dederen, Brussels (acquired by October 1942); Dr Georges Robyn, Brussels (acquired by July 1950); Bollag Gallery, Zurich; Galerie D. Benador, Geneva (acquired from the previous in 1952); Duncan C. & Marjorie Phillips, Washington, D.C. (acquired from the previous in October 1952); Duncan V. Phillips, San Francisco (by descent from the previous in 1985); Sale: Christie's, New York, 8th November 2006, lot 50 (offered pursuant to a settlement agreement between Duncan V. Phillips and the heirs of Ernst & Kathe Schlesinger); Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Munich, Galerie Thannhauser, Pablo Picasso, 1913, no. 4 (as dating from 1902); Cologne, Rheinischer Kunstsalon, Pablo Picasso, 1913, no. 3 (as dating from 1902); Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Parijsche Schilders, 1939, no. 87 (titled Stilleven in blauw en rose and as dating from 1905); Knokke Le Zoute, Grande Salle des Expositions, Picasso, 1950, no. 11, illustrated in the catalogue (as dating from 1905); London, Hayward Gallery, Master Paintings from the Phillips Collection, Washington, 1988, no. 35, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (titled Still Life with Portrait and as dating from 1905); Barcelona, Museu Picasso & Bern, Kunstmuseum, Picasso 1905-1906: From the Rose Period to the Ochres of Gosol, 1992, no. 143, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Washington, D.C., The Phillips Collection (and travelling), Twentieth-Century Still-Life Paintings from the Phillips Collection, 1997-2000, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (titled Still Life with Portrait)

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-01
Lot Number: 31