Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale including Property from the Estate of Edgar M. Bronfman

Christie's
6 May 2014, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 06.05.2014

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Compositon: Nu sur la plage
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Compositon: Nu sur la plage signed, inscribed and dated 'Picasso Cannes 16 juillet XXXIII-' (upper left) watercolor, brush and pen and India ink on paper 15¾ x 19¾ in. (40.2 x 50.7 cm.) Executed in Cannes, 16 July 1933

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$1,000,000 - US$1,500,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Fernand Léger (1881-1955)

Fernand Léger (1881-1955)
Constructeurs, échelle et roue
Fernand Léger (1881-1955) Constructeurs, échelle et roue signed with initials and dated 'FL 50' (lower right); signed and titled 'F Leger Constructeurs Echelle et Roue' (on the reverse) oil, gouache and brush and India ink on paper laid down

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$1,000,000 - US$1,500,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)

Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)
Pointes noires
Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944) Pointes noires signed with monogram and dated '37' (lower left); signed with monogram and dated again and numbered 'N o 637 1937' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 39 1/8 x 31¾ in. (99.4 x 80.8 cm.) Painted in March 1937

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$4,000,000 - US$6,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920)

Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920)
Jeune homme roux assis
Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) Jeune homme roux assis signed 'modigliani' (upper left) oil on canvas 39½ x 25 5/8 in. (100.5 x 65 cm.) Painted in 1919

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$8,000,000 - US$12,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Georges Braque (1882-1963)

Georges Braque (1882-1963)
Atelier I
Georges Braque (1882-1963) Atelier I signed 'G Braque' (lower right); titled 'L'ATELIER.I.' (on the stretcher) oil and sand on canvas 36¼ x 28 5/8 in. (92 x 72.7 cm.) Painted in 1949

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$4,000,000 - US$6,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Les deux soeurs
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Les deux soeurs signed 'renoir.' (upper left) oil on canvas 21¾ x 18¼ in. (55.2 x 46.2 cm.) Painted circa 1890-1895

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$4,000,000 - US$6,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Claude Monet (1840-1926)

Claude Monet (1840-1926)
Nymphéas
Claude Monet (1840-1926) Nymphéas signed 'Claude Monet' (lower right) oil on canvas 39 3/8 x 32 in. (100.1 x 81.2 cm.) Painted in 1907

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$25,000,000 - US$35,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Femme à l'ombrelle
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Femme à l'ombrelle signed and dated 'Renoir. 73.' (lower right) oil on canvas 18 1/8 x 15 1/8 in. (46 x 38.3 cm.) Painted in 1873

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$3,000,000 - US$5,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Jeunes filles jouant au volant
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Jeunes filles jouant au volant signed 'Renoir.' (lower right) oil on canvas 21½ x 25 5/8 in. (54.6 x 65.2 cm.) Painted circa 1887

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$10,000,000 - US$15,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Paul Cézanne (1839-1906)

Paul Cézanne (1839-1906)
Marronniers et ferme du Jas de Bouffan
Paul Cézanne (1839-1906) Marronniers et ferme du Jas de Bouffan signed 'P. Cezanne-' (lower left) oil on canvas 19½ x 25 5/8 in. (49.5 x 65 cm.) Painted circa 1876

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$4,000,000 - US$6,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Femme au fauteuil--Femme en négligé
Henri Matisse (1869-1954) Femme au fauteuil--Femme en négligé signed 'Henri-Matisse' (lower left) oil on canvas 18 1/8 x 15 in. (46 x 38 cm.) Painted in Nice, 1920

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$2,000,000 - US$3,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Georges Braque (1882-1963)

Georges Braque (1882-1963)
Le Modèle
Georges Braque (1882-1963) Le Modèle signed and dated 'G Braque 39' (lower left) oil and sand on canvas 39 3/8 x 39½ in. (100.1 x 100.3 cm.) Painted in 1939

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$8,000,000 - US$12,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Femme nue couchée au collier
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Femme nue couchée au collier signed, dated and inscribed 'Picasso Boisgeloup 18 juin XXXII' (upper left) oil on canvas 16 x 16 in. (40.6 x 40.6 cm.) Painted in Boisgeloup, 18 June 1932

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$8,000,000 - US$12,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Constantin Brancusi (1867-1957)

Constantin Brancusi (1867-1957)
Le Baiser
Constantin Brancusi (1867-1957) Le Baiser signed 'C. BANCUSI' [sic] and signed again [BRANC]'USI' (on the rim of the underside) plaster Height: 14¼ in. (36.2 cm.) Original stone version executed 1923-1925; this plaster version cast by 1946; unique

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$5,000,000 - US$8,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)

Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)
Strandszene
Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944) Strandszene signed and dated 'KANDINSKY 1909' (lower left) oil on board 20¾ x 26 3/8 in. (52.8 x 67 cm.) Painted in 1909

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$16,000,000 - US$22,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Claude Monet (1840-1926)

Claude Monet (1840-1926)
Le Givre
Claude Monet (1840-1926) Le Givre signed 'Claude Monet' (lower right) oil on canvas 19 5/8 x 24 in. (50 x 61 cm.) Painted in 1875

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$6,000,000 - US$9,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Claude Monet (1840-1926)

Claude Monet (1840-1926)
L'Escalier
Claude Monet (1840-1926) L'Escalier signed 'Claude Monet' (lower left) oil on canvas 24¼ x 19¾ in. (61.4 x 50.2 cm.) Painted in 1878

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$1,500,000 - US$2,500,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Dix-neuf plats en argent: i. Visage de faune--dated '28.6.55.' (on the right side); diameter: 9 7/8 in. (25 cm.) ii. Profil de Jacqueline--dated '22.1.56.' (on the reverse); diameter: 15 7/8 in. (40.3 cm.) iii. Tête de taureau--diameter: 16 5/8 in. (42.2 cm.) iv. Visage aux

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$1,000,000 - US$1,500,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Mangeuse de pastèque et homme écrivant
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Mangeuse de pastèque et homme écrivant signed 'Picasso' (lower left); dated '13.5.65.' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 51 1/8 x 63 5/8 in. (129.8 x 161.7 cm.) Painted on 13 May 1965

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$7,000,000 - US$10,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Paysage à Collioure
Henri Matisse (1869-1954) Paysage à Collioure signed 'H.Matisse' (lower left) oil on panel 16 x 12½ in. (40.5 x 31.7 cm.) Painted circa 1905-1906

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$700,000 - US$1,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)

Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)
Egyptienne au collier de perles
Kees van Dongen (1877-1968) Egyptienne au collier de perles signed 'Van Dongen.' (lower center); signed again and indistinctly inscribed 'Kees van Dongen 33 Rue Denfert-Rochereau Paris' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 39 3/8 x 31 7/8 in

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$2,000,000 - US$3,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Femme auprès de la fenêtre
Henri Matisse (1869-1954) Femme auprès de la fenêtre signed 'Henri-Matisse' (lower right) oil on canvas 29 1/8 x 23¼ in. (74 x 59.2 cm.) Painted in Nice, 1920

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$3,000,000 - US$5,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Nature morte au filet de pêche
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Nature morte au filet de pêche signed and dated 'Picasso 25' (upper right); inscribed and dated again 'Juan les PINS 1925' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 38½ x 32¼ in. (100.3 x 82.1 cm.) Painted in Juan-les-Pins

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$6,000,000 - US$9,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Verre et carte à jouer
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Verre et carte à jouer signed 'Picasso' (on the reverse) gouache, black crayon and paper collage on board 10¼ x 11 in. (26.2 x 28 cm.) Executed in Paris, spring 1914

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$600,000 - US$800,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Portrait de femme (Dora Maar)
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Portrait de femme (Dora Maar) signed 'Picasso' (upper left) oil on panel 39 1/8 x 31¾ in. (99.4 x 80.8 cm.) Painted in Paris, 5 August 1942

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$25,000,000 - US$35,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Fernand Léger (1881-1955)

Fernand Léger (1881-1955)
Grande nature morte
Fernand Léger (1881-1955) Grande nature morte signed and dated 'F.LEGER 39' (lower right); signed and dated again and titled 'F.LEGER 38 NATURE-MORTE' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 51 3/8 x 35 1/8 in. (130.5 x 89.2 cm.) Painted in 1938-1939

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$1,800,000 - US$2,500,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Max Ernst (1891-1976)

Max Ernst (1891-1976)
Un microbe vu à travers un tempérament
Max Ernst (1891-1976) Un microbe vu à travers un tempérament signed and numbered 'max ernst V/VI' (on the front); stamped with foundry mark 'SUSSE FONDEUR . PARIS' (on the right side) bronze with dark brown and black patina and iron chain

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
Tête d'homme
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Tête d'homme dated and inscribed 'Vendredi 21.1.72.' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 28¾ x 23¾ in. (73 x 60.2 cm.) Painted on 21 January 1972

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$3,000,000 - US$4,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)

Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
Femme de Venise IV
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966) Femme de Venise IV signed and numbered 'Alberto Giacometti 2/6' (on the left side of the base); inscribed with foundry mark 'Susse Fond. Paris' (on the back of the base) bronze with dark brown and green patina and

Lot #: 33

Estimate: US$10,000,000 - US$18,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014

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Joan Miró (1893-1983)

Joan Miró (1893-1983)
Le serpent à coquelicots traînant sur un champ de violettes peuplé par des lézards en deuil
Joan Miró (1893-1983) Le serpent à coquelicots traînant sur un champ de violettes peuplé par des lézards en deuil signed, dated and titled 'Miró. 1947 LE SERPENT À COQUELICOTS TRAîNANT

Lot #: 34

Estimate: US$12,000,000 - US$18,000,000

Date: 6 May 2014