Germann Auctionhouse Zurich
Lot 15 / Important Paintings, Sculptures, Watercolors, Drawings and MultiplesNovember 25, 2019 18:00

Picabia Francis, Les dix doigts
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Lot 15

Picabia Francis, 1879-1953 (F)

Les dix doigts, approx. 1939

Oil on cardboard, on wood.
H 635 mm W 520 mm.

Signed lower left: Francis Picabia.

CHF300'000 / 400'000
EUR280'000 / 370'000
USD300'000 / 400'000

(Frame).
Provenance: Italian private property;
Paris, Christian de Quay, 9. June 1994. Lot 355;
Zurich, Germann Auktionshaus, 14. November 1995. Lot 86;
Swiss private property.

Literature:
William A. Camfield, Beverley Calté. Francis Picabia, Catalogue Raisonné. Vol. III, 1927 - 1939.
Brüssel, Mercatorfonds, 2019.
No. 1578. Color illustration on page 124 and on page 415.
Catalogue Raisonné Partie III, page 124 et seqq.: "La vie et l'oeuvre de Picabia". Legend by Mme Candace Clements and full-page color illustration of the painting "Les dix doigts".

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