HENRI LAURENS | FEMME COUCHÉE À L'ÉVENTAIL
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION | PROVENANT D'UNE COLLECTION PARTICULIÈRE EUROPÉENNE
HENRI LAURENS | FEMME COUCHÉE À L'ÉVENTAIL
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HENRI LAURENS | FEMME COUCHÉE À L'ÉVENTAIL

Estimate: 22,000 - 28,000 EUR
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION | PROVENANT D'UNE COLLECTION PARTICULIÈRE EUROPÉENNE

HENRI LAURENS | FEMME COUCHÉE À L'ÉVENTAIL

Estimate: 22,000 - 28,000 EUR
Lot sold:25,000EUR

Description

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION

HENRI LAURENS

1885 - 1954

FEMME COUCHÉE À L'ÉVENTAIL


numbered X

terracotta

height: 9,5 cm; 3¾ in.

Conceived in 1922 and cast in terracotta in an edition of 10.

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PROVENANT D'UNE COLLECTION PARTICULIÈRE EUROPÉENNE

HENRI LAURENS

1885 - 1954

FEMME COUCHÉE À L'ÉVENTAIL


numéroté X

terre cuite

hauteur: 9,5 cm; 3¾ in.

Conçu en 1922 et exécuté en terre cuite dans une édition de 10 exemplaires.

Condition report

The terracotta is sound. Affixed to a wooden base with an aluminium support in the hollow underside of the sculpture. There is some minor dirt ingrained in the surface and some superficial dust in the crevices. There are a few tiny white specks possibly minor abrasion in areas on the sharp edges. There is some handling marks and a few superficial surface scratches to the surface. This work is in very good condition.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Provenance

Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (no. 7078, ph. no. 7528)

Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1998

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Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (no. 7078, ph. no. 7528)

Acquis auprès du précédent par le propriétaire actuel en 1998

Literature

"Henri Laurens", in Le Point, July 1946, sixth year, no. XXXIII, another version illustrated p. 18

Marthe Laurens, Henri Laurens sculpteur 1885-1954, I. Années 1915 à 1924, Paris, 1955, no. IV 31.1922, another version illustrated p. 104 (titled Femme à l'éventail)

Henri Laurens, Exposition de la donation aux Musées Nationaux (exhibition catalogue), Paris, 1967, another version illustrated p. 124

Henri Laurens, Skulpturen, Collagen, Zichnungen, Aquarelle, Druckgrapfik (exhibition catalogue), Hanover, 1985, no. 30, another version illustrated p. 81

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"Henri Laurens", in Le Point, juillet 1946, sixième année, no. XXXIII, autre version reproduite p. 18

Marthe Laurens, Henri Laurens sculpteur 1885-1954, I. Années 1915 à 1924, Paris, 1955, no. IV 31.1922, autre version reproduite p. 104 (sous le titre Femme à l'éventail)

Henri Laurens, Exposition de la donation aux Musées Nationaux (catalogue d'exposition), Paris, 1967, autre version reproduite p. 124

Henri Laurens, Skulpturen, Collagen, Zichnungen, Aquarelle, Druckgrapfik (catalogue d'exposition), Hanovre, 1985, no. 30, autre version reproduite p. 81

Exhibited

Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris, Henri Laurens (1885-1954), 60 terres cuites, 1998, no. 22, illustrated in the catalogue np.

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Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris, Henri Laurens (1885-1954), 60 terres cuites, 1998, no. 22, reproduit dans le catalogue np.