Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale

Christie's
London

Date of the auction: 18.06.2019

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Fernand Léger (1881-1955)

Fernand Léger (1881-1955) Femme dans un fauteuil signed and dated ‘ F. LEGER 13’ (lower right) oil on burlap 31 7/8 x 39 3/8 in. (81 x 100 cm.) Painted in 1913 Provenance Galerie Kahnweiler, Paris. Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris. Louis Carré Gallery, New York. Saidenberg Gallery, New York. Sidney

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £0

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Man Ray (1890-1976)

Man Ray (1890-1976) Rayograph ( Les Champs Délicieux no. 11 ), 1921-22 signed and annotated 'épreuve provisoire tiré du Champs Délicieux' in ink (verso) gelatin silver print image/sheet: 9 ¼ x 6 5/8in. (23 x 17.3cm.) Provenance Tristan Tzara, Paris, by whom acquired directly from the artist. Private

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £150,000 - £200,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Egon Schiele (1890-1918)

Egon Schiele (1890-1918) Liegender Mädchenakt signed and dated ' SCHIELE EGON 09.' (upper left) watercolour, India ink and pencil on paper 11 7/8 x 12 ¼ in. (30.1 x 31.1 cm.) Executed in 1909 Provenance Karl Hayd, Austria, a gift from the artist. Hedwig Hayd, Austria, by descent from the above, in

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968)

Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968) Apolinère Enameled signed and numbered 'Marcel Duchamp 3/8' (on the reverse); signed again, dated, numbered and inscribed 'Marcel Duchamp 1964 3/8 APOLINERE ENAMELED, 1916-17 EDITION GALERIE SCHWARZ, MILAN ' (on a copper plaque on the reverse) printed cardboard and tin 9

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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André Breton (1896-1966)

André Breton (1896-1966) Le torrent automobile (Poème-assemblage) signed and dated 'André Breton 26-12-34.' (lower right); inscribed 'château de Fougères Pour Valentine.' (on a card attached to the reverse of the mount) handwritten poem in ink on paper with twine-bound penknife mounted on card 4 x 5

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Alexej von Jawlensky (1864-1941)

Alexej von Jawlensky (1864-1941) Abstrakter Kopf: Stilles Leuchten signed with the initials 'A.j.' (lower left) oil on linen-finish paper laid down on card 14 x 10 ¾ in. (35.5 x 27.2 cm.) Painted circa 1920 Provenance Heinrich Kirchhoff, Wiesbaden, by whom acquired directly from the artist. Toni

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £250,000 - £350,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Hannah Höch (1889-1978)

Hannah Höch (1889-1978) Er und sein Milieu signed, dated and titled 'H. Höch 19, ER UND SEIN MILIEU ' (lower left) watercolour and pen and India ink on paper 19 ½ x 15 5/8 in. (49.6 x 39.7 cm.) Executed in 1919 Provenance The artist, until at least 1924. Galerie Franz, Berlin, by 1949. Galerie

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £250,000 - £350,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978)

Giorgio de Chirico (1888-1978) Oreste e Pilade signed 'G. de Chirico' (upper right) gouache, charcoal, black chalk and estompe on paper 30 3/8 x 20 7/8 in. (77.2 x 53 cm.) Executed in 1928 Provenance Private collection, Milan; sale, Farsetti Arte, Prato, 29 May 2004, lot 430. Private collection

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Composition signed, dated and inscribed 'Cannes 15 Juillet XXXIII Picasso' (upper right) watercolour and pen and India ink on paper 15 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (40.2 x 50.5 cm.) Executed in Cannes on 15 July 1933 Provenance Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris. Dr

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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SALVADOR DALÍ (1904-1989) & EDWARD JAMES (1907-1984)

SALVADOR DALÍ (1904-1989) & EDWARD JAMES (1907-1984) Mae West Lips Sofa red and green Melton wool fabric upholstery with green wool appliqué and black wool fringing 30 1/3 x 80 7/8 x 37¾ in. (77 x 205.7 x 96 cm.) Conceived by Salvador Dalí and Edward James in 1936 and executed by Green & Abbott in

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Francis Picabia (1879-1953)

Francis Picabia (1879-1953) Monstre signed and dated 'Francis Picabia 1946' (lower left) oil on board 41 ¾ x 29 5/8 in. (106 x 75.2 cm.) Painted in 1946 Provenance Galleria Bussoli, Turin (no. 8A19). Luciano Anselmino, Turin, by 1974. Andy Warhol, New York; his collection sale, Sotheby's, New York

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Otto Dix (1891-1969)

Otto Dix (1891-1969) Soldat mit Tabakspfeife signed and dated ' DIX 18' (upper right) gouache on paper laid down on card 15 ½ x 15 3/8 in. (39.5 x 39 cm.) Executed in 1918 Provenance (Possibly) Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin. Private collection, Germany, circa 1960s, and thence by descent to the present

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £500,000 - £800,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Sonia Delaunay (1885-1979)

Sonia Delaunay (1885-1979) Deux femmes et un enfant oil on canvas 38 3/8 x 31 5/8 in. (97.5 x 80.2 cm.) Painted in 1907 Provenance The artist's collection (no. 1542), until 1979. Galerie Jean Chauvelin, Paris. Private collection, Switzerland, by whom probably acquired from the above

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £500,000 - £700,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

Marc Chagall (1887-1985) Fleurs au-dessus des fiancés bleus or Les amoureux bleus signed ‘Marc Chagall’ (lower right) oil, gouache and India ink on canvas 29 1/3 x 18 ¼ in. (74.4 x 46.4 cm.) Painted in 1948-1951 Provenance Galerie de l'Elysée (Alex Maguy), Paris. Dina Toso Caffaratti, Paris & Santa

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £500,000 - £700,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Henri Laurens (1885-1954) & Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Henri Laurens (1885-1954) & Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Femme debout terracotta and India ink Height: 11 7/8 in. (29.8 cm.) Conceived in terracotta by Henri Laurens in 1921; painted by Pablo Picasso between 1951-1953; this work is unique Provenance Henri Laurens, Paris. Pablo Picasso, Paris

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £500,000 - £800,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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René Magritte (1898-1967)

René Magritte (1898-1967) Le palais de rideaux signed ‘Magritte’ (upper right); inscribed ‘ "LE PALAIS DE RIDEAUX" (II) ’ (on the reverse) oil on canvas 28 ¾ x 21 3/8 in. (73 x 54.2 cm.) Painted in 1928 Provenance Galerie L’Epoque [Paul Gustave Van Hecke], Brussels, by whom acquired in 1928. E.L.T

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £500,000 - £800,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Nu dans un paysage or Le Fleuve signed 'Renoir' (lower right) oil on canvas 21 7/8 x 58 in. (55.6 x 147.3 cm.) Painted in 1885 Provenance Ambroise Vollard, Paris, circa 1907. Martin Fabiani, Paris. Walter Feilchenfeldt, Zurich, by 1966, until at least 1979. Acquired

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £500,000 - £800,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Salvador Dalí (1904-1989)

Salvador Dalí (1904-1989) Figure aux tiroirs signed and dated ‘Salvador Dalí 1937’ (lower right) pen and ink on paper 29 5/8 x 21 7/8 in. (75.2 x 55.5 cm.) Executed in 1937 Provenance The artist, until at least 1943. Ambassador Alfonso Gonzalez Pardo, Chile & New York, by 1944. Private collection

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £600,000 - £900,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Man Ray (1890-1976)

Man Ray (1890-1976) Aline et Valcour signed and dated 'Man Ray-1950' (lower left); inscribed '"Aline et Valcour" 1950 Man Ray' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 30 x 37 7/8 in. (76 x 96.4 cm.) Painted in Hollywood in 1950 Provenance Juliet Man Ray, Paris, by descent from the artist, in 1976. Galerie

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £600,000 - £800,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Henri Laurens (1885-1954)

Henri Laurens (1885-1954) Homme à la pipe signed with the initials 'H.L.' (on the neck) limestone Height: 14 ½ in. (36.8 cm.) Executed in 1919; this work is unique Provenance Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris. Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris. Otto Gerson Gallery, Inc., New York

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £700,000 - £1,000,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

Henri Matisse (1869-1954) Femme nue signed 'Henri.Matisse' (lower left); signed again 'Henri.Matisse' (lower right) oil on canvas 25 5/8 x 21 ½ in. (65.3 x 54.5 cm.) Painted circa 1915 Provenance Walter Pach, New York, by whom acquired directly from the artist, in Summer 1926; sale, Parke-Bernet

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £800,000 - £1,200,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Edgar Degas (1834-1917)

Edgar Degas (1834-1917) Le Tub stamped with signature 'Degas' (Lugt 658; on top of the base); numbered and stamped with the foundry mark '26/L AA HÉBRARD CIRE PERDUE ' (on the side of the base) bronze with red and dark brown patina Length: 17 ¾ in. (45 cm.) Original wax model executed circa 1889

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £800,000 - £1,200,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Henri Edmond Cross (1856-1910)

Henri Edmond Cross (1856-1910) Eucalyptus et oliviers signed ‘Henri Edmond Cross’ (lower left) oil on canvas 29 1/8 x 36 1/8 in. (74 x 91.8 cm.) Painted in Saint-Clair in July - October 1907 Provenance Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, by 1913, and until at least 1914. Galerie Paul Rosenberg, Paris

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £1,000,000 - £1,500,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Les hauteurs de Trouville signed 'Renoir' (lower left) oil on canvas 21 ¾ x 25 ¾ in. (55 x 65.3 cm.) Painted in Trouville circa 1885 Provenance Georges Urion, Paris; his sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 30-31 May 1927, lot 89. Galerie Druet, Paris, by whom

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,000,000 - £1,500,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Femme et Minotaure dated '19-2-37-' (on the reverse) pastel and pencil on board 9 1/8 x 8 in. (23.2 x 20.5 cm.) Executed in Paris on 19 February 1937 Provenance The artist's estate, and thence by descent to the present owner

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,500,000 - £2,500,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Camille Pissarro (1830-1903)

Camille Pissarro (1830-1903) Paysanne rêveuse assise, soleil couchant signed and dated 'C. Pissarro. 1892' (lower left) oil on canvas 31 7/8 x 25 5/8 in. (81 x 65 cm.) Painted in 1891-1892 Provenance The artist's estate. Lucien Pissarro, London, by descent from the above, by 1904. Orovida Pissarro

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £1,500,000 - £2,000,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Nu allongé et tête d'homme de profil III dated and numbered '27.3.65. III' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 23 5/8 x 28 ¾ in. (60 x 73 cm.) Painted in Mougins on 27 March 1965 Provenance The artist's estate, and thence by descent to the present owner

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £1,500,000 - £2,500,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Le Peintre signed ‘Picasso’ (lower right); dated and numbered ‘25.3.67. II’ (on the reverse) oil on canvas 39 ½ x 31 ½ in. (100.2 x 80 cm.) Painted in Mougins on 25 March 1967 Provenance Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris (no. 16465). Galerie Beyeler

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £1,500,000 - £2,000,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Paul Signac (1863-1935)

Paul Signac (1863-1935) Venise. Le Rédempteur signed and dated ‘P Signac 1908’ (lower left); signed, dated and inscribed 'Venise 1908 Le Redempteur P. Signac' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 25 5/8 x 31 5/8 in. (65.1 x 80.6 cm.) Painted in 1908 Provenance Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris (no. 16846

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £2,200,000 - £4,000,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019

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Otto Dix (1891-1969)

Otto Dix (1891-1969) Sitzender Akt mit blondem Haar signed with the monogram and dated '1931' (lower right) oil on canvas laid down on panel 39 ¼ x 31 5/8 in. (100 x 80.3 cm.) Painted in 1931 Provenance Galleria del Levante, Rome. Sergio Vacchi, Rome, circa 1965, until at least 1981. Private

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £2,200,000 - £3,000,000

Date: 18 Jun 2019