105
105
Giovanni Boldini
A PARISIAN THEATRE AUDIENCE
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
105
Giovanni Boldini
A PARISIAN THEATRE AUDIENCE
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Giovanni Boldini
FERRARA 1842 - 1931 PARIS
A PARISIAN THEATRE AUDIENCE
Pencil;
bears partially legible numbering and inscription, lower left: no 104le at. B. E.(?)
151 by 93 mm
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Provenance

Among the contents of Boldini’s Paris studio at the time of his death,
thence by inheritance to the artist’s widow, Emilia Cardona Boldini, Ferrara,
thence by inheritance to her nephew, Mario Murari;
Private collection

Literature

T. Panconi, Boldini Mon Amour: opere note e mai viste, nuove scoperte, fotografie e documenti inediti, exhib. cat., Montecatini Terme, 2008, p. 434, reproduced

Catalogue Note

This drawing is a preparatory study for a large, unfinished pastel by Giovanni Boldini, today in the collection of the Museo Boldini in Ferrara.1

1. P. Dini and F. Dini, Giovanni Boldini 1842-1931: Catalogo ragionato. Vol.III: Catalogo ragionato della pittura a olio con un’ampia selezione di pastelli e acquerelli, pt.2: Addenda al catalogo ragionato, Turin 2002, pp. 244-245, no. 443

Old Master & British Works on Paper

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