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La Nuit Roule Des Cris

Toyen-La Nuit Roule Des Cris-1955

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Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
La Nuit Roule Des Cris
Size:
77.5 x 98 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1955
Marks
Signed Toyen and dated 55 (lower right); signed Toyen, dated 1955 and titled on the stretcher
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Estate of the artist (sold: Hotel Drouot, Paris, Succession Marie Cerminova dite Toyen, 21st June 1982, lot 25); Francoise Tournie, Paris (sold: Calmels-Cohen, Paris, Collection Francoise Tournie, 22nd June 2006, lot 36); Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie A L'Etoile Scellee, Toyen, 1955, no. 1; Paris, Galerie Raymond Cordier, Toyen, 1960, no. 23; New York, D'Arcy Gallery, Surrealist Intrusion in the Enchanters' Domain, 1960-61, no. 141; Saint-Etienne, Musee d'Art Moderne, Toyen. Une femme surrealiste, 2002, no. 113, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Saint-Louis (Alsace), Espace d'Art Contemporain Fernet-Branca, Chasse-croise. Dada-Surrealiste 1916-1969, 2012, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Marseille, Musee Cantini, Le Reve, 2016-17, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby’s London

Date:
2018-02-28
Lot Number :
48
Low Estimate :
$212,482[+113%]*
High Estimate :
$283,310[+60%]*
Hammer Price :
$453,296
Sold For :
$556,704*