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Le Lever

Balthus-Le Lever-1978

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Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Le Lever
Size:
170.2 x 160 cm
Medium :
Casein on canvas
Creation Year:
1978
Marks
Signed with the monogram 'B' (lower left)
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted in Rome and Rossiniere between 1975-1978
Provenance :
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, by whom acquired directly from the artist; Mike Nichols, New York; Kawasaki Steel Corporation, Japan; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1997
Exhibition History :
Barcelona, Fundacio Joan Miro, Un cos sense limits, October 2007 - January 2008, pp. 100 & 205 (illustrated p. 101); Martigny, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Balthus, 100e anniversaire, June - November 2008, no. 77, pp. 174 & 246 (illustrated p. 175)

Christie’s London

Date:
2018-02-27
Lot Number :
50
Low Estimate :
$2,099,320[+27%]*
High Estimate :
$3,498,870[-24%]*
Hammer Price :
$2,659,143
Sold For :
$3,203,218*