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Property from an Historic British Collection

Maurice Denis

Portrait d’Yvonne Lerolle assise, tenant une rose

Auction Closed

March 3, 05:01 PM GMT

Estimate

120,000 - 180,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from an Historic British Collection

Maurice Denis

1870 - 1943

Portrait d’Yvonne Lerolle assise, tenant une rose

signed with the monogram (lower left)


oil on canvas

63.1 by 47.7cm., 24⅞ by 18¾in.

Framed: 81.2 by 65.7cm., 32 by 25⅞in.

Painted in 1897.


To be included in the forthcoming Maurice Denis catalogue raisonné being prepared by Claire Denis and Fabienne Stahl.

Private Collection (by descent from the artist)
Kunsthandel Sabine Helms, Munich (acquired in 1985)
Acquired by the present owner in 1986