123
123
Edouard Vuillard
ANÉMONES
Estimate
70,00090,000
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123
Edouard Vuillard
ANÉMONES
Estimate
70,00090,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Edouard Vuillard
1868 - 1940
ANÉMONES
signed E. Vuillard and dated 07 (lower right)
peinture à la colle on board laid down on cradled panel
56.8 by 57.2cm., 22 3/8 by 22 1/2 in.
Executed in 1907.
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Provenance

Jos Hessel, Paris (acquired directly from the artist)
Gaston Bernheim de Villers, Paris
Raphaël Gérard, Paris
Sam Salz, New York
Donald & Jean Stralem Collection, New York (acquired from the above on 22nd March 1949; sale: Sotheby's, New York, 8th May 1995, lot 44)
Private Collection, Paris (purchased at the above sale)
Acquired by the present owner in 2018

Exhibited

New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Summer Loan Exhibition, 1949, n.n.
Cleveland, The Cleveland Museum of Art & New York, Museum of Modern Art, Edouard Vuillard, 1954, n.n.
New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Summer Loan Exhibition, 1968, no. 235
New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1990 & 1991, n.n.

Literature

Antoine Salomon & Guy Cogeval, The Inexhaustible Glance, Critical Catalogue of Paintings and Pastels, Milan, 2003, vol. II, no. VII-498, illustrated in colour p. 788

Catalogue Note

'We perceive of nature only through our senses, which gives us images of forms and colours, sound [...] a form, a colour exists only in relation to another.'

(Édouard Vuillard quoted in quoted in Belinda Thompson, Vuillard, Oxford, 1988, p. 12)

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