Les Jeunes Filles
Artwork: Les Jeunes Filles
Size: 35 x 27 cm
Medium: Oil on panel
Creation year: 1930
Marks: Signed 'DE LEMPICKA.' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1930
Provenance: Carlo Grassi, Italy (acquired from the artist, 1932); Walter Haas, Switzerland (by 1982); Private collection, United States; Barry Friedman, Ltd., New York (by 1983); Acquired from the previous by the present owners, 1990
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Fauvety, 1932 (titled Les deux amies); Los Angeles, Hollywood American Legion Post, Tamara, 1984, no. 17; Rome, Accademia di Francia and Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Tamara de Lempicka: Tra eleganza e trasgressione, February-October 1994, pp. 61 and 103, no. 31 (illustrated in color, p. 61; illustrated again, p. 103); Madrid, Palacio de Gaviria, Tamara de Lempicka: Reina del art deco, October 2018-February 2019, pp. 239 and 247, no. 15 (illustrated in color on the cover; illustrated again in color, p. 239); New York, Kusiuszko Foundation, The Many Faces of Tamara de Lempicka, October 2019

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 35A
Low Estimate: $2000000 [+120%]
High Estimate: $3000000 [+46%]
Hammer Price: $4400000
Sold For: $5269000