Sale: 517 / Modern Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 232

 
232
Le Corbusier
Deux Femmes, 1945.
Gouache
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 36,000
Sold:
€ 47,500 / $ 57.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Deux Femmes. 1945.
Gouache.
Signed and dated "37 45" in lower right. On wove paper, firmly laminated on board. 35.7 x 44 cm (14 x 17.3 in).
Cf.: Le Corbusier, "Deux femmes étendues avec livre et bracelets", oil/canvas, 1934 (Jornod 156).
• In his oeuvre, Le Corbusier creates a synthesis of visual arts and architecture.
• Geometry and proportion determine this work.
• Subtly coordinated colors correspond to his color palette.
• "Deux femmes" is an important theme for Le Corbusiert.
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PROVENANCE: Galerie Schwarzer, Düsseldorf.
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.

LITERATURE: Naima Jornod, Jean-Pierre Jornod, Le Corbusier: catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre peint, vol. 1, illu. 374b.

232
Le Corbusier
Deux Femmes, 1945.
Gouache
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 36,000
Sold:
€ 47,500 / $ 57.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)