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Composition Dans Le Carre Avec Couleurs Jaune-Vert-Bleu-Indigo-Orange

Artwork:
Composition Dans Le Carre Avec Couleurs Jaune-Vert-Bleu-Indigo-Orange
Size:
50.2 x 50.2 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1930
Marks
Signed with the monogram (lower right)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
On loan to Sonia & Robert Delaunay, Paris; Dr John Joseph Wardell Power, by whom acquired directly from the artist; estate sale, Sotheby's, London, 7 November 1962, lot 52 (titled 'Composition dans le carre inscrit et circonscrit d'un cercle'); Marlborough Fine Art, London; Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York; Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, by 1975; Acquired from the previous by the present owner before 1981
Exhibition History :
Buffalo, Albright-Knox Art Gallery,Plus by Minus: Today's Half-Century, March - April 1968, no. 213; New York, Sidney Janis Gallery,20th Century European Masters, January - February 1975, n.n; New York, Sidney Janis Gallery,20th Century European Masters, December 1976 - January 1977, n.n; Winterthur, Kunstmuseum,'Rot konstruiert' und 'Super Table': Eine Schweizer Sammlung moderner Kunst, 1909-1939, March - April 1980, p. 118 (illustrated p. 119 ); this exhibition later travelled to Hannover, Kestner-Gesellschaft, April - June 1980; and Ludwigshafen, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, June - August 1980; Brussels, Musees Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique,Georges Vantongerloo, January - March 1981, no. 66, p. 74 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Zurich, Kunsthaus, April - May 1981, no. 66, p. 57 (illustrated); Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris,L'Art en Belgique: Flandre et Wallonie au XXe siecle, December 1990 - March 1991, no. 278, p. 524 (illustrated p. 177); Aarau, Aargauer Kunsthaus,Du Greco a Mondrian: Une collection privee suisse, January - March 1996, p. 280 (illustrated p. 281); this exhibition later travelled to Wuppertal, Von der Heydt-Museum, April - June 1996; Dresden, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Gemaldegalerie Neue Meister, July - September 1996; Vienna, Bank Austria Kunstforum, September - December 1996; and Lausanne, Fondation de l'Hermitage, January - April 1997; Leiden, Stedelijk Museum De Lakenhal,Van Doesburg and the International Avant-Garde: Constructing a New World, October 2009 - January 2010, no. 178, p. 254 (illustrated p. 214); this exhibition later travelled to London, Tate Modern, February - May 2010

Christie’s London

Date:
2017-06-27
Lot Number :
4
Low Estimate :
$446,486[+157%]*
High Estimate :
$574,053[+100%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,148,106
Sold For :
$1,384,105*