Highlights from the New York Impressionist & Modern Art Auction 

6 November 2013  

Exhibition in London / 12 – 20 October  

Exhibition in New York   / 1 – 6 November 




László Moholy-Nagy
GAL AB I
Signed Moholy Nagy, titled and dated 1930 on the reverse
Oil on galalith
21 by 16 1/2 in.  53.3 by 41.9 cm
Painted in 1930.
Estimate $1,200,000 – 1,800,000
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


Pablo Picasso
Flacon et livres
Signed Picasso on the reverse
Oil on canvas
15 by 18 1/8 in. 38 by 46 cm
Painted 1910-11.
Estimate $4,000,000 – 6,000,000
© 2013 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York


Jean Arp
Torse tenant par la bride une tête de cheval
Painted wood relief on board
31 1/8 by 23 5/8 in.  79 by 60 cm
Executed in 1925.
Estimate  $2,500,000 - 3,500,000


Fernand Léger
Élément mécanique
Signed F LEGER and dated 20 (lower right)
Oil on canvas
25 ½ x 21 in. 65 by 53.5 cm
Painted in 1920.
Estimate $6,000,000 – 8,000,000
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


Francis Picabia
L'Oeil
Signed Picabia (lower left)
Oil and gouache on card laid down on board
26 3/4 by 19 7/8 in. 68 by 50.7 cm
Painted circa 1919.
Estimate $2,500,000 – 3,500,000
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Juan Gris
Tabac, journal et bouteille de vin rosé
Signed Juan Gris on the reverse
Papier collé, oil and graphite on canvas
18 ¼ by 10 ¾ in. 46.2 by 27.4 cm
Painted in June 1914.
Estimate $7,000,000 – 10,000,000 


Fernand Léger
Nature morte à la feuille
Signed F. LÉGER and dated 29 (lower right)
Oil on canvas
25 5/8 by 21 1/4 in. 65 by 54 cm
Painted in 1928-29.
Estimate $1,200,000 – 1,800,000
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


Man Ray
Promenade
Signed MAN RAY and dated JAN 1916 (lower right), titled PROMENADE (lower left)
Oil on canvas
39 3/8 by 31 1/2 in.  100 by 80 cm
Painted in January 1916.
Estimate $4,000,000 - 6,000,000
© 2013 Man Ray Trust / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


Giacomo Balla
Automobile in corsa
Signed Futur Balla (lower left); signed Futur Balla and titled on the reverse
Oil and ink on paper laid down on board
29 by 41 in. 74 by 104 cm
Painted in 1913.
Estimate $12,000,000 – 18,000,000
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SIAE, Rome


Giorgio de Chirico
Le Printemps
Inscribed G. de Chirico, with the date 1914 and titled on the reverse
Oil on canvas
13 3/4 by 10 5/8 in. 35 by 27 cm
Painted in 1914.
Estimate $2,000,000 – 3,000,000
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SIAE, Rome



Francis Picabia
Volucelle II
Signed Francis Picabia (lower right)
Ripolin on canvas
78 by 98 in.  198.5 by 249 cm
Painted circa 1922.
Estimate $6,000,000 - 8,000,000
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


Giacomo Balla
Rumoristica plastica Baltrr
Signed, titled and inscribed Rumoristica plastica Baltrr Balla Futurista and dated 1914 (lower left)
Ink, collage and mixed-media on paper laid down on linen
45 3/4 by 38 1/2 in. 116 by 98 cm
Executed in 1914.
Estimate $2,000,000 - 3,000,000
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SIAE, Rome


Joan Miró
Bonheur d’aimer ma brune
Signed Miró and dated 1925 (lower right)
Oil on canvas
28 ¾ by 36 ¼ in. 73 by 92 cm
Painted in 1925.
Estimate $9,000,000 – 12,000,000 
© 2013 Successió Miró / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


Piet Mondrian
Composition with Double Line
Charcoal and oil on canvas
22 1/2 by 21 3/4 in. 57 by 55.3 cm
Painted in 1934.
Estimate $6,000,000 - 8,000,000
© 2013 Mondrian / Holtzman Trust c/o HCR International USA


PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Alberto Giacometti
Grande tête mince (Grande tête de Diego)
Inscribed with the signature Alberto Giacometti, with the foundry mark Susse Fondeur Paris and numbered 6/6
Bronze
Height: 25 ½ in. 65 cm
Conceived in 1954 and cast in bronze in 1955.
Estimate $35,000,000 – 50,000,000 
© The Estate of Alberto Giacometti (Fondation Giacometti, Paris and ADAGP, Paris), licensed in the UK by ACS and DACS, London 2013


PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTION
Robert Delaunay
Nature morte aux gants
Signed Robert Delaunay and dated 06-07 (upper left)
Oil on canvas
39 3/8 by 32 in. 100 by 81.5 cm
Painted in 1906-07.
Estimate $1,200,000 – 1,800,000 


PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTION
Pablo Picasso
Tête de femme
Signed Picasso (lower left)
Oil on canvas
25 5/8 by 21 3/8 in. 65 by 54 cm
Painted on March 12, 1935.
Estimate $20,000,000 – 30,000,000 
© 2013 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York


PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
Pablo Picasso
Portrait de Man Ray
Signed Picasso and inscribed Paris 3 Janvier XXXIV (lower left)
Pen, brush and ink on paper
13 7/8 by 9 7/8 in.  35 by 24.7 cm
Executed on January 3, 1934.
Estimate $800,000 - 1,200,000
© 2013 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York



PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Pablo Picasso
Mousquetaire à la pipe
Signed Picasso (upper left); dated 5.3.69 II on the reverse
Oil on canvas
76 7/8 by 51 1/4 in.  195 by 130 cm
Painted on March 5, 1969.
Estimate $12,000,000-18,000,000
© 2013 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York


PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Claude Monet
Glaçons, effet blanc
Signed and dated Claude Monet 94 
(lower right)
Oil on canvas
25 ¾ by 39 3/8 in. 65.5 by 100 cm
Painted in 1893.
Estimate $9,000,000 – 14,000,000 


PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JACQUES DOUCET
Berthe Morisot
Paule Gobillard en robe de bal
Signed Berthe Morisot (lower right)
Oil on canvas
28 3/4 by 23 5/8 in.  73 by 60 cm
Painted in 1887.
Estimate $1,800,000 - 2,500,000 


PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, JAPAN
Edgar Degas
Femme se peignant
Signed Degas (lower left)
Pastel on paper
19 1/2 by 15 in. 49 by 38 cm
Executed circa 1889-92.
Estimate $900,000 - 1,200,000 


PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE BRITISH COLLECTION
Camille Pissarro
Prairie à Éragny
Signed C. Pissarro and dated
1886 (lower right)
Oil on canvas
23 3/8 by 28 ¾ in. 59.4 by 73 cm
Painted in 1886.
Estimate $2,500,000 – 3,500,000 


PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTION
Paul Gauguin
Petit Breton à l’oie
Signed and dated P. Gauguin 1889 
(lower left)
Oil on canvas
36 ¼ by 28 ¾ in. 92 by 73 cm
Painted in 1889.
Estimate $6,000,000 – 8,000,000 


PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
Auguste Rodin
Cathédrale, grand modèle
Inscribed A. Rodin, (c) by Musée Rodin 1955 and with the foundry mark Georges Rudier Fondeur Paris; with the raised signature A. Rodin on the underside of the base
Bronze, rich brown and green patina
Height: 25 1/8 in. 63.7 cm
Executed in 1908, the present work was cast in 1955.
Estimate $1,200,000 - 1,800,000 


THE ZIESENISS COLLECTION
Alfred Sisley
La passerelle – Chemin de halage
du Canal du Loing
Signed Sisley and dated 86 (lower right)
Oil on canvas
19 3/8 by 25 5/8 in. 49.1 by 65.2 cm
Painted in 1886.
Estimate $1,800,000 – 2,500,000 


THE ZIESENISS COLLECTION
Alfred Sisley
La Seine à Bougival
Signed Sisley (lower left)
Oil on canvas
19 ½ by 25 5/8 in. 49.4 by 65.1 cm
Painted in 1876.
Estimate $1,800,000 – 2,500,000 


THE ZIESENISS COLLECTION
Camille Pissarro
Les Coteaux de Thierceville, meules, berger et troupeau
Inscribed C. Pissarro and dated 97 (lower left)
Oil on canvas
28 7/8 by 36 ¼ in. 65.8 by 92.2 cm
Painted in 1897.
Estimate $2,000,000 – 3,000,000 


THE ZIESENISS COLLECTION
Gustave Courbet
Étretat: les falaises
Signed G. Courbet and dated 70 (lower left)
Oil on canvas
25 ¾ by 32 in. 65.4 by 81.4 cm
Painted in 1870.
Estimate $2,000,000 – 3,000,000


PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTION
Marc Chagall
L’arbre rouge
Signed Marc Chagall (lower right)
Oil on canvas
51 ¼ x 37 ¾ in. 130.2 by 95.8 cm
Painted in 1966.
Estimate $2,500,000 – 3,500,000 
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


Pablo Picasso
Femme à la robe rose
Oil on canvas
39 3/8 by 31 7/8 in. 100 by 81 cm
Painted in 1917.
Estimate $4,000,000 - 6,000,000
© 2013 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York



PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CAROLE & BARRY KAYE
Henry Moore
Working Model for Reclining Figure: Prop
Inscribed with the signature Moore and numbered 3/9
Bronze
Length: 31 5/8 in. 80.5 cm
Conceived and cast in 1976.
Estimate $2,000,000 - 3,000,000
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / DACS, London


PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION
Fernand Léger
La Partie de Campagne
Signed F. LÉGER and dated 52-53  (lower right); signed F. LÉGER, titled La partie de campagne (fragment), dated 52/53 and numbered no. 356 on the reverse
Oil on canvas
63 ¾ by 44 7/8 in. 162 by 114 cm
Painted in 1952-53.
Estimate $5,000,000 – 7,000,000 
© 2013 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTION
Claude Monet
Chevaux à la pointe de la Hève
Signed Claude Monet and
dated 64 (lower right)
Oil on canvas
21 ¼ by 29 in. 54 by 73.5 cm
Painted in 1864.
Estimate $1,800,000 – 2,500,000 


PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTION
Pablo Picasso
Femme attablée
Signed Picasso (upper left); inscribed and dated Vauvenargues 10.4.59 III 
(on the reverse)
Oil on canvas
31 7/8 by 39 3/8 in. 81 by 100 cm
Painted on April 10, 1959.
Estimate $1,500,000 – 2,000,000 
© 2013 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York



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