Sale: 439 / Modern Art II, Dec. 08. 2016 in Munich Lot 174

 
174
André Masson
Hibou avec lièvre, 1949.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 15,000 / $ 16,500
Sold:
€ 17,500 / $ 19.250

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Hibou avec lièvre. 1949.
Oil on canvas.
Lower right signed. 46.5 x 54.5 cm (18.3 x 21.4 in).

Expressive painting from the artist's realistic period.
With a photo expertise from Maurice Jardot of Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, dated 19 February 1987. The painting is registered at the Galerie Louise Leiris with the number 16497/59780.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (acquired directly from the artist).
Private collection Italy.

EXHIBITION: Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris (with gallery label on stretcher).
Galerie Hadrien - Thomas, Paris (with gallery label on stretcher).
Leicester Gallery, London (with remains of the gallery label on stretcher).

174
André Masson
Hibou avec lièvre, 1949.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 15,000 / $ 16,500
Sold:
€ 17,500 / $ 19.250

(incl. 25% surcharge)