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Couple

Artwork:
Couple
Size:
53.7 x 65.1 cm
Medium :
Oil and ripolin on board
Creation Year:
1927
Marks
Signed 'Francis Picabia' (lower center)
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted circa 1924-1927
Provenance :
Simone Collinet, Paris; Enrico Baj, Milan (acquired from the previous, February 1958 and until at least 1976); Private collection, Switzerland; sale, Christie's, London, 29 November 1995, lot 167; Anon. (acquired at the previous sale); sale, Sotheby's, London, 25 June 2008, lot 50; Acquired at the previous sale by the family of the present owner
Exhibition History :
Leverkusen, Stadtisches Museum Schloss Morsbroich and Eindhoven, Stedelijk van Abbe-Museum, Picabia, February-June 1967, no. 44 (illustrated); Paris, Musee national d'art moderne, Francis Picabia, January-March 1976, p. 137, no. 166 (illustrated, p. 136; titled Couple au profil de Marcel Duchamp); Cologne, Galerie Michael Werner; Berlin, Galerie Springer; Hamburg, Galerie Neuendorf and Munich, Galerie Fred Jahn, Francis Picabia, March-July 1980, p. 19, fig. I (illustrated)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-11-12
Lot Number :
290
Low Estimate :
$1,000,000[-100%]*
High Estimate :
$1,500,000[-100%]*
Hammer Price :
withdrawn