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MOÏSE KISLING | VASE DE TULIPES

Property from a Private Collection, Europe

MOÏSE KISLING | VASE DE TULIPES

MOÏSE KISLING | VASE DE TULIPES

Property from a Private Collection, Europe

MOÏSE KISLING

(1891 - 1953)

VASE DE TULIPES


Signed Kisling (upper right)

Oil on canvas

21⅝ by 18⅛ in. (55 by 46 cm)

Framed: 28¾ by 25¼ in. (73 by 64.1 cm)

Painted in 1948. 


To be included in the Volume IV et Additifs aux Tomes I, II, et III of the Catalogue Raisonné de l’Oeuvre de Moïse Kisling currently being prepared by Jean Kisling and Marc Ottavi.

The canvas is unlined. A pindot area of paint loss toward the bottom right corner. Under UV light: There are a few scattered spots of retouching mainly on the orange petals. This work is in very good overall condition.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. 

Oscar Ghez, Geneva

Sale: Sotheby's, Tel Aviv, May 31, 1990, lot 7

Acquired at the above sale

Joseph Kessel & Jean Kisling, Kisling 1891-1953, vol. I, Turin, 1971, no. 100, illustrated p. 243