L' Eldorado
Artwork: L' Eldorado
Size: 52 x 61.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1906
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1906
Provenance: Arthur Clifton of the Carfax Gallery, London; his widow, Mrs Madeline Clifton; with Agnew’s, London, 1964; with Roland, Browse & Delbanco, London, 1968; J. C. King, his sale; Sotheby’s, London, 18 July 1973, lot 25; with Agnew’s, London, 1974; with David Jones’ Art Gallery, Sydney, 1980; Robert Haines, his sale; Christie’s, London, 8 November, 1985, lot 142; Anonymous sale; Sotheby’s, London, 2 May 1990, lot 45; with Fine Art Society, London; Private collection, USA; Anonymous sale; Sotheby’s London, 18 June 1997, lot 61; with Spink-Leger, London, where purchased by the present owner, April 1999
Exhibition history: Possibly Paris, Bernheim-Jeune, 1907; Glasgow, Institute of Fine Arts, Sickert, 1949, catalogue not traced. London, Agnew’s, Walter Richard Sickert, Centenary Exhibition, 1960, no. 13, as ‘The Old Bedford’; Johannesburg, Adler Fielding Galleries, Walter Richard Sickert 1860-1942, August 1965, no. O15; New York, Hirschl & Adler, Walter R. Sickert 1860-1942, April - May 1967, no. 13, as ‘Theatre Interior- La Gaite Rochechouart’; Sydney, David Jones’ Art Gallery, Walter Richard Sickert 1860-1942, May - June 1968, no. 21; Sydney, David Jones’ Art Gallery, Walter Richard Sickert 1860-1942: Paintings and Drawings from Public and Private Collections in Australia, August 1980, no. 18; New York, Hirschl & Adler Galleries, British Modernist Art, 1905-1930, November 1987 - January 1988, no. 35; London, Spink-Leger, Twentieth Century British Art: From Sickert to Hirst, April 1998, no. 1

Christie's London

Date: 2016-11-23
Lot Number: 15
Low Estimate: $250460 [+0%]
High Estimate: $375690 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $250460
Sold For: $306814