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Lot 100 / Important Paintings, Sculptures, Watercolors and DrawingsMonday, 20 June 2022, 06:00 pm

Pierre Roy, Les Asperges (Aspargus)

Lot 100

Pierre Roy, 1880-1950 (FR)

Les Asperges (Aspargus)

Oil on canvas.
H 730 mm W 500 mm.

Verso signed on the stretcher: Pierre Roy. Verso typographically inscribed on label : Les Asperges. (Frame).

*CHF6'000 / 9'000
*EUR6'000 / 9'000
*USD6'300 / 9'400

Hammer Price: CHF 8'000

Provenance:
Collection Carl Laszlo, Basel;
Kieselbach Gallery, Budapest, 13. May 2018, Lot 144;
German Property.

Exhibitions:
Nantes, Musée des Beaux Arts,
15. December 1994 - 2. April 1995 (verso with label);
Nantes, Musée des Beaux Arts, Pierre Roy 1880-1950, 1966, No. 74;
New York, Galerie Richard L. Feigen & Co., Pierre Roy 1880-1950, 1992, No. 30, illustration on page 42.

Literature:
Exhibition catalogue. Le Rêve d'une ville. Nantes et le surréalisme. Musée des Beaux Arts Nantes. Paris 1994, No. 55.

Information about the artist