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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT AMERICAN COLLECTION

Robert Delaunay
ÉTUDE POUR LA PORTRAIT DE MADAME HEIM
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 47,500 USD
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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT AMERICAN COLLECTION

Robert Delaunay
ÉTUDE POUR LA PORTRAIT DE MADAME HEIM
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 47,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Robert Delaunay
1885 - 1941
ÉTUDE POUR LA PORTRAIT DE MADAME HEIM

The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Richard Riss.

Provenance

Sonia Delaunay, Paris
Galerie Artcurial, Paris
Galerie Gmurzynska, Cologne 
Private Collection (acquired from the above and sold: Christie's, New York, May 11, 1995, lot 268)
Private Collection, Germany (and sold: Sotheby's, London, July 1, 1998, lot 143)
Acquired at the above sale

Exhibited

Cologne, Galerie Gmurzynska, Robert Delaunay, 1983, illustrated in the catalogue
Cologne, Galerie Gmurzynska, Masters of the XXth Century, 1987, illustrated in the catalogue

Literature

Guy Habasque, Robert Delaunay, Du cubisme à l'art abstrait, Paris, 1957, no. 248, p. 290

Catalogue Note

This painting is one of several studies for a portrait of the wife of Jacques Heim, the director of a fashion boutique. Sonia Delaunay produced fabric designs for him, including that worn by the sitter in the present work. 

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