La Tunique Rose
Artwork: La Tunique Rose
Size: 72.6 x 116.3 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1927
Marks: Signed De Lempicka. (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: (probably) Joan Jeffrey Vanderpool, New York (acquired from the artist in 1927); Howard Molyneux, New York (acquired by 1970) ; FAR Gallery, New York (acquired by 1972); June Lebovitz, New York (acquired by 1975); Sale: Christie's, New York, October 1, 1983, lot 155 ; Acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition history: Nantes, Musee des Beaux-Arts de Nantes, Salon, 1928, n.n. ; New York, Finch College Museum of Art & Bloomfield Hills, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Art Deco, 1970-71, no. 561 (with incorrect dimensions); New York, FAR Gallery, Women-Femmes-Mujeres-Frauen, 1972, n.n. (titled Reclining Woman in Pink); London, Royal Academy of Arts & Vienna, Kunstforum, Tamara de Lempicka, Art Deco Icon, 2004, no. 19, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Milan, Palazzo Reale, Tamara de Lempicka, 2006, no. 25, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Madrid, Fundacion MAPFRE, Amazonas del Arte Nuevo, 2008, n.n., illustrated in color in the catalogue; Mexico City, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Tamara de Lempicka, 2009, no. 17, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Tokyo, Musee des Beaux-Arts Bunkamura & Kobe, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Tamara de Lempicka et son epoque, 2010, no. 15; Rome, Complesso del Vittoriano, Tamara de Lempicka, The Queen of Modern, 2011, no. 30, illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-12
Lot Number: 43
Low Estimate: $6000000 [+91%]
High Estimate: $8000000 [+43%]
Hammer Price: $11500000
Sold For: $13362500