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Le Corbusier

Trois femmes

Estimate:

50,000 - 70,000 USD

Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier

Trois femmes

Trois femmes

Estimate:

50,000 - 70,000 USD

Lot sold:

81,900

USD

Le Corbusier

1887 - 1965

Trois femmes


Oil and pastel on paper

18 3/4 by 23 7/8 in. (47.6 by 60.6 cm)

Framed: 28 1/4 by 33 1/2 in. (71.8 by 85.1 cm)

Painted in New York circa 1946-48.


The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Eric Mouchet.

The work is painted on cream wove paper which is hinged to a mount in the corners of its verso. Some undulation to the sheet, inherent to the application of the medium. A tear in the upper right edge measuring one inch in length. A couple of tiny tears in the right edge and lower edge, measuring less than one-eighth of an inch in length. In the right half of the upper edge, the extreme perimeter is slightly folded. Under UV light: no retouching is apparent. The work is in good condition.


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According to Eric Mouchet, the title of this work is Trois femmes and it was painted in New York circa 1946-48.
Private Collection, New York (acquired from the artist)
Private Collection, New York (by descent from the above and sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 2, 1996, lot 336)
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner