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Francis Picabia

Les Vieux saules à Moret

Estimate:

150,000

to
- 250,000 USD

Property Sold to Benefit the Acquisition Fund of the San Diego Museum of Art

Francis Picabia

Francis Picabia

Les Vieux saules à Moret

Les Vieux saules à Moret

Estimate:

150,000

to
- 250,000 USD

Current bid:

140,000

USD

(3 bids, reserve met)

Lot closes:

Lot closes:

7 days

7 days

May 14, 02:06 PM (GMT)

May 14, 02:06 PM (GMT)

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Property Sold to Benefit the Acquisition Fund of the San Diego Museum of Art

Francis Picabia

1879 - 1953

Les Vieux saules à Moret


Signed Picabia (upper left)

Oil on canvas

23 ½ by 28 ¾ in. (59.7 by 73 cm)

Framed: 32 ¼ by 37 ½ in. (82 by 95.3 cm)

Painted circa 1905.

This painting is in very good condition. The canvas is lined. The surface is richly textured and the impasto is well preserved. In a few of the thickest areas of impasto some hairline craquelure is visible. Under UV light: one possible area of inpainting in the upper edge toward the left corner.


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. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color 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. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Sale: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, March 8, 1909, lot 34
Mr. & Mrs. Scott Youmans, Gstaad
A bequest from the above in 1971
William A. Camfield, Beverly Calté, Candace Clements, Arnaud Pierre & Pierre Calté, Francis Picabia Catalogue Raisonné, vol. I, New Haven & London, 2014, no. 166, illustrated in color p. 216
Paris, Galerie Haussmann, Picabia, 1905, no. 24
Paris, Galerie Haussmann, Picabia, 1907, no. 14, illustrated in the catalogue