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AMEDEO MODIGLIANI | FEMME NUE DEBOUT, LES MAINS JOINTES DEVANT LA POITRINE

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 EUR

FOUR DRAWINGS BY AMEDEO MODIGLIANI FROM THE DR. PAUL ALEXANDRE COLLECTION (LOTS 119-122) | QUATRE DESSINS D'AMEDEO MODIGLIANI PROVENANT DE LA COLLECTION DU DOCTEUR PAUL ALEXANDRE (LOTS 119-122)

AMEDEO MODIGLIANI | FEMME NUE DEBOUT, LES MAINS JOINTES DEVANT LA POITRINE

AMEDEO MODIGLIANI | FEMME NUE DEBOUT, LES MAINS JOINTES DEVANT LA POITRINE

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 50,000 EUR

Lot sold:

68,750

EUR

FOUR DRAWINGS BY AMEDEO MODIGLIANI FROM THE DR. PAUL ALEXANDRE COLLECTION (LOTS 119-122)

AMEDEO MODIGLIANI

1884 - 1920

FEMME NUE DEBOUT, LES MAINS JOINTES DEVANT LA POITRINE


stamped Dr PA and numbered 3.68 (lower left)

India ink and ink on paper

27 x 21 cm; 10⅝ x 8¼ in.

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QUATRE DESSINS D'AMEDEO MODIGLIANI PROVENANT DE LA COLLECTION DU DOCTEUR PAUL ALEXANDRE (LOTS 119-122)

AMEDEO MODIGLIANI

1884 - 1920

FEMME NUE DEBOUT, LES MAINS JOINTES DEVANT LA POITRINE


porte le cachet Dr PA et numéroté 3.68 (en bas à gauche)

encre de Chine et encre sur papier

27 x 21 cm; 10⅝ x 8¼ in.

Executed on thin cream wove paper, not laid down, hinged to the mount in two points along the upper edge and floating in its mount. There is a crease running diagonally across the upper right corner and further smaller creases to the lower right and left corners. There are some dots of foxing in places, notably to the lower left corner and to the upper part of the right edge and a further smaller dot of foxing to the centre of the composition. The sheet is slightly light stained. This work is in overall 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.

Dr. Paul Alexandre, Paris (acquired directly from the artist)

Thence by descent to the present owner

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Dr. Paul Alexandre, Paris (acquis directement auprès de l'artiste)

Puis par descendance au propriétaire actuel

Noël Alexandre, Modigliani inconnu, Témoignages, documents et dessins inédits de l'ancienne collection de Paul Alexandre, Brussels, 1993, no. 32, illustrated no. 98 p. 185

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Noël Alexandre, Modigliani inconnu, Témoignages, documents et dessins inédits de l'ancienne collection de Paul Alexandre, Bruxelles, 1993, no. 32, reproduit no. 98 p. 185


Venice, Palazzo Grassi; London, The Royal Academy of Arts (travelling exhibition also passing through Cologne, Madrid, Bruges, Tokyo, Luxembourg, New York, Montreal & Rouen), Modigliani inconnu : Dessins de la Collection Paul Alexandre, 1993-96, illustrated in the catalogue

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Venise, Palazzo Grassi; Londres, The Royal Academy of Arts (exposition itinérante passant aussi par Cologne, Madrid, Bruges, Tokyo, Luxembourg, New York, Montréal & Rouen), Modigliani inconnu : Dessins de la Collection Paul Alexandre, 1993-1996, reproduit dans le catalogue