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Femme nue couchee

Gustave Courbet-Femme nue couchee-1862

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Femme nue couchee
Size:
74.9 x 97.1 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1862
Marks
Signed and dated '..62 Gustave. Courbet.' (lower right)
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
1862
Provenance :
Etienne Baudry, Saintes (until 1878); Maurice Lippmann, Paris; sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, 22 April 1899, lot 8; Prince de Wagram, Paris; Baron Mor Lipot Herzog, Budapest; Marczell von Nemes, Budapest; sale, Galerie Manzi-Joyant, Paris, 18 June 1913, lot 98; Bruno Cassirer, Berlin (acquired at the above sale); Baron Ferenc Hatvany, Budapest (by 1927); Confiscated from the above by the National Socialists in 1944; Restituted to the Hatvany heirs in 2005; Acquired shortly thereafter by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Belgrade, Musee du Prince Paul, La peinture francaise au XIXeme siecle, 1939, no. 23; Budapest, Museum of Fine Arts, Francia Muveszeti Alkotasok, January-February 1940, no. 34; Paris, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Montpellier, Muse'e Fabre, Gustave Courbet, October 2007-September 2008, no. 173 (illustrated, titled Reclining Nude)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2015-11-09
Lot Number :
10
Low Estimate :
$15,000,000[-10%]*
High Estimate :
$25,000,000[-46%]*
Hammer Price :
$13,500,000
Sold For :
$15,285,000*