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Natalia Sergeevna Goncharova

Nuit d'hiver

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December 1, 03:47 PM GMT


1,500,000 - 2,000,000 GBP

Lot Details


Natalia Sergeevna Goncharova

1881 - 1962

Nuit d'hiver

signed and titled in Latin and bearing the date 1898 along the bottom edge; further bearing various exhibition labels and a stamp on the stretcher

oil on canvas

Canvas: 79.5 by 59.5cm, 31¼ by 23½in.

Framed: 99 by 79.5cm, 39 by 31¼in.

Executed circa 1907

The artist, Moscow and Paris
Mikhail Larionov, Paris
Alexandra Tomilina-Larionova (1901-1987), Larionov's widow, Paris and Lausanne
The Wildenstein Collection, acquired from the estate of the above
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition catalogue Gontcharova/Larionov, Paris: Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1963, no.1 listed
M.Chamot, Gontcharova, Paris: La Bibliothèque des Arts, 1972, p.13 illustrated; p.154 no.13 listed
Exhibition catalogue Rétrospective Gontcharova, Bourges, 1973, no.2 illustrated b/w
Exhibition catalogue Michel Larionov et son temps, Albi: Musée Toulouse-Lautrec, 1973, no.68 listed and dated 1904
Exhibition catalogue Rétrospective Larionov–Goncharova, Brussels: Musée des Beaux-Arts d'Ixelles, 1976, no.83 illustrated and listed, dated 1904
M.Chamot, Gontcharova, Stage Designs and Paintings, London: Oresko Books, 1979, p.27, no.1 illustrated b/w
Exhibition catalogue Six femmes peintres: Berthe Morisot, Eva Gonzalès, Mary Cassatt, Suzanne Valadon, Marie Laurencin, Natalia Gontcharova, Tokyo: Asahi Shimbunsha, 1983, p.126, no.106 illustrated; p.184 no.106 illutrated b/w and listed 
Natal'ya Goncharova. Gody v Rossii, St Petersburg: Palace Editions, 2002, p.301 illustrated in Eganbury's list
Paris, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Gontcharova/Larionov, September-October 1963, no.1
Bourges, Maison de la culture de Bourges, Rétrospective Gontcharova, 14 April - 3 June 1973, no.2
Albi, Musée Toulouse-Lautrec, Michel Larionov et son temps, June-September 1973, no.68
Brussels, Musée des Beaux-Arts d'Ixelles, Rétrospective Larionov–Goncharova, 29 April - 6 June 1976, no.83
Nagoya, Prefectural Museum of Aichi; Tokyo, Takashimaya Art Gallery; Osaka, Takashimaya Art Gallery, et al., Six femmes peintres: Berthe Morisot, Eva Gonzalès, Mary Cassatt, Suzanne Valadon, Marie Laurencin, Natalia Gontcharova, March-August 1983, no.106