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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION

Francis Picabia
LA BOURRIDE
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 125,000 EUR
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION

Francis Picabia
LA BOURRIDE
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 125,000 EUR
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Details & Cataloguing

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Francis Picabia
1879 - 1953
LA BOURRIDE
signed F. Picabia (lower left); titled LA BOURRIDE (upper right) and inscribed A PERTE DE VUE and SUJET D'ALARME (centre)


ink on paper
28,4 x 38 cm ; 11 1/8 x 15 in.
Executed in 1919.
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Provenance

La Bourride, Marseilles (directly from the artist in 1919)
Sale: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, June 27, 2007, lot 81
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

Literature

William A. Camfield, Beverley Calté, Candace Clements, Arnauld Pierre & Pierre CaltéFrancis Picabia, Catalogue Raisonné, 1915-1927, vol. II, New Haven & London, 2016, no. 607, illustrated p. 261

Catalogue Note

This work is executed on a leaf of 4 pages. It is sold with the guest book of the restaurant La Bourride in Marseilles, including notably autographs, a drawing by Albert André, a drawing by Albert Marquet and an handwritten poem by Francis Picabia dated April 13, 1919 : Dimanche 13 Avril 1919 / Pendant l'armistice / La bourride chez Henri Fabre / Si gentiment la bourride / Toute rêveuse / a de bons placements. / Sourires épanouis / des frivolités méridionales / l'oeil / si distinctement / a la magie du chant / qui écarquille le nez / dans le voisinage / des parfums de la rue de la Paix and signed Francis Picabia 

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