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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION, CHICAGO

André Lhote
ÉLOGE DE L'ARCHITECTURE
Estimate
70,00090,000
LOT SOLD. 62,500 USD
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422

PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION, CHICAGO

André Lhote
ÉLOGE DE L'ARCHITECTURE
Estimate
70,00090,000
LOT SOLD. 62,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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André Lhote
1885 - 1962
ÉLOGE DE L'ARCHITECTURE
Signed A.Lhote. (upper left)
Oil on paper mounted on canvas
32 5/8 by 46 1/4 in.
82.8 by 117.4 cm
Painted in 1935.
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This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by Dominique Bermann Martin.

Provenance

Mme Simone Lhote, Paris
Suzanne Bermann, Paris
Sale: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, December 10, 1987, lot 61
Sale: Christie's, New York, May 12, 1988, lot 297
Private Collection, New York (acquired at the above sale)
Evelyn Aimis Fine Art, Miami
Acquired from the above in 1996 

Exhibited

New York, Selected Artists Galleries, André Lhote, 1885-1962, 1970, no. 22
Aulnay-sous-bois, Salle du Plan d'argent, André Lhote une voix du cubisme, 1971

Catalogue Note

The present work is a study for a decoration project commissioned by the architect Louis Moynat for his villa in Thonon-les-Bains. The design scheme consisted of a large fresco Baigneuses with two pendants executed in mosaic: Éloge de l'architecture and Éloge de la poésie.

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