Sale 10PT02 | Lot 25

Jacques Villon

Catalogue: European, American, Modern & Contemporary Art

Lot Details

Lot 25
Jacques Villon
French, 1875-1963
Study for 'Daneuse Espagnole', 1899
Signed Jacques Villon and dated 99 (lr)
Watercolor, india ink and black crayon on laid paper
Sheet 23 x 17 inches (58.4 x 43.2 cm); image 19 7/8 x 14 3/4 inches (50.5 x 37.5 cm)

Provenance:
Manzi, Paris (Sale, Galerie Manzi, Joyant & Cie., Paris, March 13-14, 1919, no. 184, as A Montmartre
Chausen (?) Collection
Peter H. Deitsch, New York, 1956
Benjamin Sonnenberg Collection, New York
Sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, The Benjamin Solomon Collection, June 5-6, 1979, lot 1439

Exhibited:
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Jacques Villon, Master of Graphic Art (1875-1963), 1964, no. 141, illus. p. 38 in the exhibition catalogue

Literature:
Young, Mahonri Sharp, "Treasures in Gramercy Park", Apollo, vol. LXXXV, no. 61, March 1967, illus. p.. 179, fig. 12

This work is a study for an edition of 25 aquatints printed in colors (see Auberty and Perussaux, Jacques Villon, Catalogue du son Oeuvre Grave, 1950, no. 5)

C Estate of Karen Ettinger

Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000
Sold for $53,125 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Adhered to mat with two small pieces of archival tape from top verso corners. Adhered to another sheet of paper. Several losses, tears and a hole along the our margins (not in the image.) Repaired 7 inch tear at upper left corner. 1 inch repaired tear at top center and another small repaired tear at top right center edge. Glue and paper residue along the outer margins [recto], not in the image. Few spots of foxing.


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Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000
Sold for $53,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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