Sale: 377 / Modern Art, May 14. 2011 in Munich Lot 308

 
Albert Gleizes - Komposition mit zwei Figuren (Clowns)

308
Albert Gleizes
Komposition mit zwei Figuren (Clowns), 1950.
Watercolour
Estimate:
€ 5,000 / $ 5,650
Sold:
€ 5,625 / $ 6.356

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Watercolor with pen ink drawing
Not in Varichon. Signed and dated lower right (difficult to read), described lower left "Pascal Misère page 59". On laid paper. 32,6 x 24,2 cm (12,8 x 9,5 in), size of sheet
Presuambly a draft design for the graphics "Les Pensées de Pascal", 72 etchings to the text of Blaise Pascal, Jacques Klein, Editions de la Cigogne, Casablanca 1950. This motive Gleizes used already around 1916/17 (compare Varichon 726, 727 and 728). [DB].

308
Albert Gleizes
Komposition mit zwei Figuren (Clowns), 1950.
Watercolour
Estimate:
€ 5,000 / $ 5,650
Sold:
€ 5,625 / $ 6.356

(incl. 25% surcharge)