FRANÇOISE, LE CHAPEAU DE SOLEIL
Signed F.Gilot (lower right); dated Mai 52, numbered III and inscribed le chapeau de soleil (on the verso)
Colored crayon and pencil on paper
25 3/4 by 19 7/8 in.
65.4 by 50.5 cm
Executed in May 1952.
The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Françoise Gilot and it is registered in the artist’s archives.
Private Collection, Paris (acquired directly from the artist circa 2000-01 and sold: Sotheby's, Paris, December 4, 2014, lot 55)
Acquired at the above sale
Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris, Françoise Gilot, 1952, n.n.