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Nu Debout

Nicolas de Stael-Nu Debout-1953

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Nu Debout
Size:
146 x 89 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1953
Marks
Stamped with the artist's signature 'Stael' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Jacques Dubourg, Paris; Private collection, Malakoff; Private collection, Paris; Barbara and Peter Nathan, Zurich, thence by descent; Collection ACCN, Zurich; Anon. sale; Artcurial, Paris, 03 June 2013, lot 26; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne, Palais de Tokyo, Nicolas de Stael 1914-1955, 1956, pp. 22 and 43, no. 69, pl. XI (illustrated); London, Whitechapel Art Gallery, Nicolas de Stael, 1914-1955, May-June 1956, pp. 21 and 29, no. 32 (illustrated); Bern, Kunsthalle Bern, Nicolas de Stael, 1957, n.p., no. 63 (illustrated); Arles, Musee Reattu, Nicolas de Stael 1914-1955, June-September 1958, n.p., no. 39; Hanover, Kestner-Gesellschaft; Hamburg, Kunstverein; Turin, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, Nicolas de Stael, December 1959-June 1960, pp. 30 and 43, no. 56 (Hanover, illustrated); pp. 77 and 101, no. 71, pl. VI (Turin, illustrated in color); Rotterdam, Museum Boymans-van Beuningen; Kunsthaus Zurich; Boston, Museum of Fine Arts; Art Institute of Chicago; New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, de Stael, May 1965-April 1966, p. 68, no. 64 (Zurich, illustrated); n.p., no. 51 (Boston, illustrated); Paris, Galerie Jacques Dubourg, Hommage a Nicolas de Stael, May-June 1969, no. 14; Saint-Paul, Fondation Maeght, Exposition Rene Char, April-June 1971, p. 46, no. 677 (illustrated in color); Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Exposition Rene Char, 1971, no. 678 (illustrated in color); Zurich, Galerie Nathan, Nicolas de Stael, Gemalde und Zeichnungen, November 1976-February 1977, n.p., no. 13 (illustrated in color); Paris, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais; London, Tate Gallery, Nicolas de Stael, May-November 1981, p. 100, no. 80 (illustrated in color); Edinburgh, New Gallery of the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Creation: Modern Art and Nature, August-October 1984, pp. 16, 80 and 82, no. 109 (illustrated in color); Frankfurt, Jahrhunderthalle Hoechst, Internationale Galeristen, Galerie Nathan Zurich, December 1989-January 1990 (illustrated); Saint-Paul, Fondation Maeght, Nicolas de Stael, Retrospective de l'oeuvre peint, July-September 1991, pp. 110-111 and 200, no. 55 (illustrated in color); Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Nicolas de Stael Retrospectiva, October-December 1991, pp. 112-113 and 202, no. 55 (illustrated in color); Tokyo, Tobu Museum of Art; Kamakura, Museum of Modern Art; Hiroshima, Museum of Art, Nicolas de Stael, June-October 1993, pp. 94-95, no. 32 (illustrated in color); Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Nicolas de Stael, Retrospektive, September-November 1994, pp. 121 and 191, no. 85 (illustrated in color); Martigny, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Nicolas de Stael, May-November 1995, pp. 96-97, no. 36 (illustrated in color); Oslo, Museum of Modern Art, Astrup Fearley, A Precarious Balance, January-March 1997; Paris, Centre Georges Pompidou, Nicolas de Stael, March-June 2003, pp. 174 and 246, no. 159 (illustrated in color); Kunsthalle Tubingen, Die Kunst des Handelns: Meisterwerke des 14. bis 20. Jahrhunderts bei Fritz und Pether Nathan, September 2005-January 2006, pp. 259 and 309, no. 183 (illustrated in color)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-05-17
Lot Number :
37 B
Low Estimate :
$7,500,000[+40%]*
High Estimate :
$9,500,000[+11%]*
Hammer Price :
$10,500,000
Sold For :
$12,125,000*