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69

Marie Laurencin

Scène de théâtre

VAT reduced rateArtist's Resale Right

Estimate:

8,000

to
- 12,000 GBP

Property of a Lady

Marie Laurencin

Marie Laurencin

Scène de théâtre

Scène de théâtre

Estimate:

8,000

to
- 12,000 GBP

Lot sold:

10,080

GBP

Property of a Lady

Marie Laurencin

1885 - 1956

Scène de théâtre


signed Marie Laurencin (lower right)

watercolour, pen and ink, and pencil on paper

28 by 38cm., 11 by 15in.

Framed: 47 by 55.5cm., 18½ by 21⅞in.

Executed on cream wove paper, not laid down. There is an artist's pinhole to each of the four corners. The sheet is slightly time-stained and there is some slight mount-staining to the upper and right edges. There are three tiny indentations to the centre of the upper left quadrant. The sheet is very slightly undulated in places, and there are a few very minor spots of foxing. The edges of the verso are taped. This work is in overall good condition.


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.

Schoneman Galleries, New York

Mme R. J. Reynolds, Florida

Sale: Christie's, New York, 13th November 1985, lot 158

Private Collection (acquired by 1990)

Thence by descent to the present owner

Daniel Marchesseau, Marie Laurencin, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. II, Tokyo, 1999, vol. II, no. PP1295, illustrated p. 609