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Christian Bérard

Le Ciel

Estimate:

5,000 - 7,000 USD

Property from a Private Collection, California

Christian Bérard

Christian Bérard

Le Ciel

Le Ciel

Estimate:

5,000 - 7,000 USD

Property from a Private Collection, California

Christian Bérard

1902 - 1949

Le Ciel


Gouache on board

19 by 21 1/4 in. (48.2 by 53.9 cm)

Framed: 23 3/4 by 25 7/8 in. (60.3 by 65.7 cm)

Executed in 1938.

This work is in good condition. The board is sound. Some small losses throughout the sheet. Some small losses to the board along the edges. A nick to the middle left quadrant.


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Sergei Denham, New York
A gift from the estate of the above circa 1970
The present work is a stage design for the Ballets Russes presentation of The Seventh Symphony Ballet in Monte Carlo.