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Jeune homme a la fleur

Paul Gauguin-Jeune homme a la fleur-1891

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Jeune homme a la fleur
Size:
45.4 x 33.5 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1891
Marks
Signed with initials 'PGO' (lower left)
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted in Tahiti
Provenance :
Ambroise Vollard, Paris; Henri Matisse, Paris (acquired from the above, 1900); John Quinn, New York (acquired from the above, 1915); Galerie Thannhauser, Berlin; Lillie P. Bliss, New York; The Museum of Modern Art, New York (acquired from the above, 1931); Jacques Seligmann & Co., Inc., New York (acquired from the above, 1941); Stevenson Burke, Cleveland; Private collection; Hank Greenberg, Los Angeles; sale, Christie's, New York, 10 November 1987, lot 23; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
The Brooklyn Museum of Modern Art, Small Paintings by Modern Artists, 1939-1940; New York, Wildenstein & Co., Inc., Gauguin, April-May 1956, p. 19, no. 47 (illustrated, p. 59); The Art Institute of Chicago and New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gauguin: Paintings, Drawings, Prints, Sculpture, February-May 1959, p. 55, no. 62; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Lure of the Exotic: Gauguin in New York Collections, June-October 2002, p. 222, no. 59 (illustrated in color, p. 87)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2015-11-09
Lot Number :
6
Low Estimate :
$12,000,000[0%]*
High Estimate :
$18,000,000[-33%]*
Hammer Price :
$12,000,000
Sold For :
$13,605,000*