View 1 of Lot 70. Bathers.
View 1 of Lot 70. Bathers.
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Pavel Tchelitchew

Bathers

Estimate:

200,000 - 300,000 USD

John Richardson: A Scholar Collects

Pavel Tchelitchew

Pavel Tchelitchew

Bathers

Bathers

Estimate:

200,000 - 300,000 USD

Lot sold:

277,200

USD

John Richardson: A Scholar Collects

Pavel Tchelitchew

1898 - 1957

Bathers


Signed P.Tchelitchew and dated 33 (upper right)

Gouache and watercolor on cradled board

29 1/2 by 40 7/8 in. (74.9 by 103.8 cm)

Framed: 39 1/4 by 50 1/2 in. (99.7 by 128.3 cm)

Executed in 1933.

Rachel Alice Gorer, London
Henry P. McIlhenny, Philadelphia (acquired by 1948 and sold by the estate: Christie's, New York, May 20-21, 1987, lot 191)
Acquired at the above sale
Tchelitchew: Paintings, Drawings (exhibition catalogue), The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1942, illustrated p. 24
New York, Durlacher Brothers Gallery, Tchelitchew: 1925-1933, 1948, no. 21
New York, Gallery of Modern Art, Pavel Tchelitchew, 1964, no. 120
Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art (on loan)
Katonah, Katonah Museum of Art, Pavel Tchelitchew: The Landscape of the Body, 1998, n.n., illustrated in color in the catalogue