The David M. Solinger Collection Evening Auction

The David M. Solinger Collection Evening Auction

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Pablo Picasso

Femme dans un fauteuil

Auction Closed

November 14, 11:57 PM GMT


15,000,000 - 20,000,000 USD

Lot Details


Pablo Picasso

1881 - 1973

Femme dans un fauteuil 

signed Picasso and dated 27 (upper left); dated janv. 1927 (on the reverse)

oil on canvas

51 ⅜ by 38 ¼ in. 130.5 by 97.2 cm.

Executed in January 1927.



1881 - 1973年


款識︰藝術家簽名 Picasso 並紀年27(左上);再次紀年janv.1927(背面)


51 ⅜ x 38 ¼ 英寸;130.5 x 97.2 公分


The artist (until at least 1955)
Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris
Acquired from the above through Kootz Gallery in March 1958 by the present owner
Alfred H. Barr Jr., Picasso: Fifty Years of His Art, New York, 1946, p. 147, illustrated 
Christian Zervos, Pablo Picasso: Oeuvres de 1926 à 1932, vol. VII, Paris, 1955, no. 79, pl. 34, illustrated (before the artist’s signature)
Pierre Daix, Picasso, New York, 1965, p. 136, illustrated 
The Wrench of Stress and Violence,” LIFE, vol. 65, no. 26, New York, 27 December 1968, p. 22, illustrated 
Timothy Hilton, Picasso, London, 1975, fig. 115, n.p., illustrated 
Exh. Cat., Bielefeld, Kunsthalle, Picasso Surrealismus: Werke 1925-1937, 1991, no. 8, fig. 8a, p. 305, illustrated (titled Frau im Sessel)
Pierre Daix, Picasso: Life and Art, New York, 1993, pp. 206-07
Brigitte Léal, Christine Piot and Marie-Laure Bernadac, The Ultimate Picasso, New York, 2000, no. 568, p. 237, illustrated 
John Richardson, A Life of Picasso. Volume III: The Triumphant Years, 1917-1932, New York, 2007, p. 331, illustrated (titled Marie-Thérèse Asleep in a Patterned Armchair)
Josep Palau i Fabre, Picasso: From the Minotaur to Guernica (1927-1939), Barcelona, 2011, fig. 28, p. 28, illustrated 
Exh. Cat., Paris, Musée Picasso, Picasso Tableaux Magiques, 2019-20, p. 52, illustrated in color
New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Picasso: Forty Years of His Art, 1939, no. 208, p. 133, illustrated 
Sao Paolo, Museu de Arte Moderna, Exposição Picasso: II Bienal do Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, 1953-54, no. 20, n.p., illustrated
Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Picasso: Peintures 1900-1955, 1955, no. 69, illustrated 
New York, Kootz Gallery, Picasso: Five Master Works, 1958, no. 1 
New York, Acquavella Galleries, Picasso: A Loan Exhibition for the Benefit of Cancer Care, Inc., The National Cancer Foundation, 1975, n.p., illustrated 
New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Pablo Picasso: A Retrospective, 1980, p. 263, illustrated 
London, Tate Modern; Paris, Grand Palais and New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Matisse-Picasso, 2002-03, no. 112, p. 226, illustrated in color
Ithaca, Cornell University, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, The David M. Solinger Collection: Masterworks of Twentieth-Century Art, 2002-03, p. 129, illustrated in color