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Property from a Distinguished American Collection

Tamara de Lempicka

Femme à la robe jaune

Auction Closed

May 18, 01:03 AM GMT


5,000,000 - 7,000,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from a Distinguished American Collection

Tamara de Lempicka

1898 - 1980

Femme à la robe jaune

signed TAMARA LEMPICKA and T. Lempicka and dated New York 1929 (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

31 ½ by 47 ¼ in. 80 by 120 cm.

Executed in New York in 1929.




1898 - 1980年


款識:藝術家簽名TAMARA LEMPICKA及T. Lempicka並紀年New York 1929(背面)


31 ½ x 47 ¼ 英寸;80 x 120 公分


Please note, the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco have kindly requested this work for the first American retrospective on Tamara de Lempicka, curated by Gioia Mori and Furio Rinaldi and taking place at the deYoung Museum from October 2024 to February 2025.
Galerie du Luxembourg, Paris (acquired from the artist)
Adam Hogg, Paris (acquired from the above in July 1972)
Christie's New York, 4 May 2005, lot 59 (consigned by the above)
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Franco Maria Ricci & Giancarlo Marmori, Tamara de Lempicka, Parma, 1977, p. 129, illustrated in color (titled Woman in Yellow)
Giancarlo Marmori, Tamara de Lempicka, Milan, 1977, p. 133, illustrated
Giancarlo Marmori, Tamara de Lempicka: The Major Works of Tamara de Lempicka 1925 to 1935, Milan, 1978, p. 61, illustrated (titled Femme en jaune)
Germaine Bazin and Hiroyuki Itsuki, Tamara de Lempicka, Tokyo, 1980, p. 6
Giles Néret, Tamara de Lempicka 1898-1980, Cologne, 1993, p. 69, illustrated in color (titled Dame in Gelb)
Ellen Thormann, Tamara de Lempicka, Ph.D dissertation, Berlin, 1993, no. 10
Alain Blondel and Unno Hiroshi, Tamara de Lempicka, Tokyo, 1997, no. 29, p. 75, illustrated 
Alain Blondel, Tamara de Lempicka: Catalogue raisonné, 1921-1979, Lausanne, 1999, no. B.127, p. 213, illustrated in color
Exh. Cat., London, Royal Academy of Arts and Vienna, Kunstforum Wien, Tamara de Lempicka: Art Deco Icon, 2004-05, p. 24
Patrick Bade, Tamara de Lempicka, New York, 2006, pp. 108-09, illustrated in color
Exh. Cat., Rome, Complesso del Vittoriano, Tamara de Lempicka: The Queen of Modern, 2011, p. 352, illustrated in color (titled Woman in Yellow)