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Amedeo Modigliani

Tête de profil gauche avec chignon, boucle d'oreille et collier

Property from the Dr. Paul Alexandre Collection | Provenant de la Collection du Docteur Paul Alexandre

Amedeo Modigliani

Amedeo Modigliani

Tête de profil gauche avec chignon, boucle d'oreille et collier

Tête de profil gauche avec chignon, boucle d'oreille et collier

Property from the Dr. Paul Alexandre Collection

Amedeo Modigliani

1884 - 1920

Tête de profil gauche avec chignon, boucle d'oreille et collier


stamped Dr PA and numbered 21.4 (lower right)

pencil and charcoal on paper

42,9 x 26,5 cm; 16⅞ x 10⅜ in.

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Provenant de la Collection du Docteur Paul Alexandre

Amedeo Modigliani

1884 - 1920

Tête de profil gauche avec chignon, boucle d'oreille et collier


porte le cachet Dr PA et numéroté 21.4 (en bas à droite) 

crayon et fusain sur papier 

42,9 x 26,5 cm; 16⅞ x 10⅜ in.

The sheet is not laid down, it is taped to the overmount by two points along the upper edge. The work is floating in its mount. The left edge is deckled. The sheet is light stained. There are oxidation dots in places and studio marks (as visible in the catalogue illustration). There are flattened creases most predominantly a diagonal one located in the upper part of the work and only visible under very close inspection. 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. 196, illustrated no. 144 p. 260

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Noël Alexandre, Modigliani inconnu, Témoignages, documents et dessins inédits de l'ancienne collection de Paul Alexandre, Bruxelles, 1993, no. 196, reproduit no. 144 p. 260

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, 1993-96, reproduit dans le catalogue