International Art Online Auction

December 07, 2017

LOT 74
LÉONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (1886-1968)
  • LÉONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (1886-1968)
  • LÉONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (1886-1968)
  • LÉONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (1886-1968)
  • LÉONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (1886-1968)
  • LÉONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (1886-1968)
  • LÉONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (1886-1968)
  • LÉONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (1886-1968)

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LÉONARD TSUGUHARU FOUJITA (1886-1968), Japanese/French

JEUNE FEMME ET SON CHAT, 1950

Ink and watercolour wash en grisaille on paper; signed “Foujita” and dated 1950 at Paris bottom centre. Accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity from Sylvie Buisson, Paris, dated October 25, 2017, Cat. No. D50.298.D
Sheet 9 x 6.25 in — 22.9 x 15.9 cm

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $72,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

This lot will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonne “Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita”, Volume 4 currently being prepared by Sylvie Buisson, Paris, No. D50.298.D

Provenance:

Trosby Galleries, Inc., Palm Beach, Florida;
From whom purchased by Mr. Oscar Faerman, Montreal, as “Jeune Fille Avec Chat” on April 6, 1967 together with receipt;
By descent to the present Private Collection, Montreal, QC

Additional Info:

Department: International Art
Medium: Works on Paper
Signed