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Property from the Louis-Dreyfus Family Collections


Portait de Frédérique

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Lot Details


Property from the Louis-Dreyfus Family Collections


1908 - 2001

Portait de Frédérique

Signed with the initial B (toward lower right)

Pencil on paper

8¼ by 6⅞ in. (20.9 by 17.5 cm)

Framed: 14⅝ by 12⅝ in. (37 by 32 cm)

Executed in 1954-55.

Please note a change in the work's title to match that of the Catalogue Raisonné. Please note that this work is distinguished in the Catalogue Raisonné with an asterisk, which suggests that it has been altered by another hand. This work has been reviewed and accepted by the artist for inclusion, but was most likely altered by the subject herself. Please contact the Impressionist & Modern Art Department with any questions you may have.
James Lord, Paris
William Louis-Dreyfus, Mount Kisco, New York (acquired from the above in 1993)
The Louis-Dreyfus Family Collections (by descent from the above in 2016)
Jean Clair & Virginie Monnier, Balthus: Catalogue Raisonné of the Complete Works, 2000, no. D 759, illustrated p. 271