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Le Cirque

Kees van Dongen-Le Cirque-1905

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Le Cirque
Size:
32.7 x 50.2 cm
Medium :
Oil and charcoal on paper laid down on canvas
Creation Year:
1905
Marks
Signed with the initials V.D. (lower right)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Collection Esmerian, Paris; Galerie Bernard Lorenceau, Paris (acquired circa 1958); Galerie Felix Vercel, Paris (acquired by 1973); Acquired from the previous by the current owner in 1979
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Felix Vercel, Quelques signatures rares, 1973, no. 8, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Rotterdam, Museum Bojmans-Van Beuningen; Lyon, Musee des Beaux-Arts & Paris, Institut Neerlandais, The Van Dongen Nobody Knows, Early and Fauvist Drawings 1895-1912, 1996-97, no. 99, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Paris, Galerie Felix Vercel, Hommage a mon pere, 1998, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Turin, Palazzo Bricherasio & Lodeve, Musee de Lodeve, Les Fauves et la critique, 1999, no. 29, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Barcelona, Museu Picasso, Kees Van Dongen, 2009, n.n., illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Paris, Musee d'art moderne de la ville de Paris, Van Dongen, fauve, anarchiste et mondain, 2011, no. 30, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby’s London

Date:
2018-03-01
Lot Number :
340
Low Estimate :
$113,243[+112%]*
High Estimate :
$169,864[+42%]*
Hammer Price :
$240,641
Sold For :
$300,801*