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La Belle Italienne

Andre Masson-La Belle Italienne-1943

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
La Belle Italienne
Size:
146.1 x 106.5 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1943
Marks
Signed 'andre masson' (lower left)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York (by 1944); Wright S. Ludington, Santa Barbara (by 1948); Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (by 1959); Richard Feigen Gallery, Inc., New York; Acquired from the previous by the family of the present owner, March 1964
Exhibition History :
Cincinnati Art Museum; Denver Art Museum; Seattle Art Museum; Santa Barbara Museum of Art and San Francisco Museum of Art, Abstract and Surrealist Art in the United States, February-July 1944, p. 33, no. 78 (illustrated, p. 31); San Francisco Museum of Art, Wright S. Ludington Collection of Contemporary European and American Paintings and Sculpture, May-June 1948, no. 1406

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-05-16
Lot Number :
386
Low Estimate :
$250,000[+240%]*
High Estimate :
$350,000[+143%]*
Hammer Price :
$850,000
Sold For :
$1,032,500*