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Property from an Important American Collection

Tamara de Lempicka

Portrait de Romana de la Salle

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November 15, 01:19 AM GMT


10,000,000 - 15,000,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from an Important American Collection

Tamara de Lempicka

1898 - 1980

Portrait de Romana de la Salle

oil on canvas

45 ⅞ by 28 ¾ in. 116.5 by 73 cm.

Executed in 1928.




1898 - 1980年



45 ⅞ x 28 ¾ 英寸;116.5 x 73 公分

Galerie du Luxembourg, Paris (acquired from the artist)
Barry Friedman Gallery, New York (acquired from the above circa 1979)
Wolfgang Joop, Potsdam (acquired from the above in 1989)
Acquired in 2004 by the present owner
Tamara de Lempicka, Album-photos annoté, Houston, 1923, no. 77
Marc Vaux, Fonds Lempicka, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris, 1972, no. 77
Ellen Thormann, Tamara de Lempicka, Kunstkritik und Künstlerinnen in Paris, Berlin, 1993, no. 55, p. 221
Gioia Mori, Tamara de Lempicka, Parigi 1920-1938, Florence, 1994, p. 160, illustrated in color; p. 255, illustrated
Alain Blondel, Tamara de Lempicka, Catalogue Raisonné 1921-1979, Lausanne, 1999, no. B.100, p. 179, illustrated in color
Patrick Bade, Tamara de Lempicka, New York, 2006, p. 67, illustrated in color
Poznan, Poland, Exposition Internationale des Beaux-Arts, 1929, no. 1236
Paris, Galerie du Luxembourg, Tamara de Lempicka de 1925 à 1935, 1972, no. 26, p. 39, illustrated
Mexico City, Museo Nacional de Arte, Tamara de Lempicka, 1989, n.n.
Rome, Accademia di Francia Villa Medici, Tamara de Lempicka, Tra eleganza e trasgressione, 1994, no. 30, p. 62, illustrated in color
Montreal, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Tamara de Lempicka, 1994
Munich, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Der Kühle Blick: Realismus der zwanzigerjahre in Europa und Amerika, 2001, p. 219 and 223, illustrated in color
London, Royal Academy of Arts and Vienna, Kunstforum Wien, Tamara de Lempicka: Art Deco Icon, 2004-05, no. 30, p. 96, illustrated in color