225
225
Tsuguharu Foujita
PORTNOK
Estimate
100,000150,000
JUMP TO LOT
225
Tsuguharu Foujita
PORTNOK
Estimate
100,000150,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Tsuguharu Foujita
1886 - 1968
PORTNOK
Signed in Japanese, inscribed Hailar and dated 20.9.15 (lower left); signed Foujita and dated 20 9 1940 (on the reverse)
Oil on canvas
19 5/8 by 25 5/8 in.
50 by 60 cm
Painted on September 20, 1940.
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Provenance

Acquired by the present owner circa 1990

Literature

Sylvie Buisson, Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita, vol. II, Paris, 2001, no. 40.24, illustrated p. 367

Catalogue Note

Foujita painted this view of Hailar, in present day Mongolia, during World War II when he was the official painter of the Ministry of War for Japan.

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