Balthus

French, 1908–2001

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Balthus

French, 1908–2001

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$399,000
Etude pour Nu au repos, 1908-2001
Sold on Nov 12, 2019
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper
95.6 x 68 cm
Realized Price
$399,000
Auction Sale
Nov 12, 2019
Christie's
Description
Balthus (1908-2001) Etude pour _Nu au repos_ signed with monogram (lower right) pencil on paper 37 5/8 x 26 ¾ in. (95.6 x 68 cm.)
Etude pour Nu au repos, 1908-2001
pencil on paper
Nov 12, 2019
Christie's
$399,000
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Work on Paper
95.6 x 68 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 12, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$399,000
Description
Balthus (1908-2001) Etude pour _Nu au repos_ signed with monogram (lower right) pencil on paper 37 5/8 x 26 ¾ in. (95.6 x 68 cm.)
$187,500
Katia dans un fauteuil les bras levés, 1970-1971
Sold on Nov 12, 2019
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper
70.4 x 53.2 cm
Realized Price
$187,500
Auction Sale
Nov 12, 2019
Christie's
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Balthus (1908-2001) Katia dans un fauteuil les bras levés signed 'Balthus' (lower left) pencil on paper 27 ¾ x 20 7/8 in. (70.4 x 53.2 cm.) Drawn in 1970-1971
Katia dans un fauteuil les bras levés, 1970-1971
pencil on paper
Nov 12, 2019
Christie's
$187,500
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Work on Paper
70.4 x 53.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 12, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
$187,500
Description
Balthus (1908-2001) Katia dans un fauteuil les bras levés signed 'Balthus' (lower left) pencil on paper 27 ¾ x 20 7/8 in. (70.4 x 53.2 cm.) Drawn in 1970-1971
€11,875
Portrait de Frédérique Tison, 1908-2001
Sold on Oct 18, 2019
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper
49.8 x 37.4 cm
Realized Price
€11,875
Auction Sale
Oct 18, 2019
Christie's
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Balthus (Balthazar Klossowski De Rola, dit, 1908-2001) Portrait de Frédérique Tison monogrammé 'Bs.' (en bas à droite) graphite sur papier 49.8 x 37.4 cm. Exécuté en 1954 signed with the monogram 'Bs.' (lower right) pencil on paper 19 5/8 x 14 ¾ in. Executed in 1954
Portrait de Frédérique Tison, 1908-2001
pencil on paper
Oct 18, 2019
Christie's
€11,875
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Work on Paper
49.8 x 37.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 18, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
€11,875
Description
Balthus (Balthazar Klossowski De Rola, dit, 1908-2001) Portrait de Frédérique Tison monogrammé 'Bs.' (en bas à droite) graphite sur papier 49.8 x 37.4 cm. Exécuté en 1954 signed with the monogram 'Bs.' (lower right) pencil on paper 19 5/8 x 14 ¾ in. Executed in 1954
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Paysage, 1959-1960
Sold on May 14, 2019
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Painting
oil and charcoal on canvas
162 x 129.7 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
May 14, 2019
Christie's
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Balthus (1908-2001) Paysage **** oil and charcoal on canvas 63 7/8 x 51 1/8 in. (162 x 129.7 cm.) Painted in 1959-1960
Paysage, 1959-1960
oil and charcoal on canvas
May 14, 2019
Christie's
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162 x 129.7 cm
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May 14, 2019
Christie's
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Balthus (1908-2001) Paysage **** oil and charcoal on canvas 63 7/8 x 51 1/8 in. (162 x 129.7 cm.) Painted in 1959-1960
$12,500
Nu debout, 1908-2001
Sold on May 14, 2019
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper
26.9 x 21 cm
Realized Price
$12,500
Auction Sale
May 14, 2019
Christie's
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Balthus (1908-2001) Nu debout signed with monogram (upper left) pencil on paper 10 5/8 x 8 ¼ in. (26.9 x 21 cm.) Drawn in 1948
Nu debout, 1908-2001
pencil on paper
May 14, 2019
Christie's
$12,500
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Work on Paper
26.9 x 21 cm
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Auction Sale
May 14, 2019
Christie's
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$12,500
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Balthus (1908-2001) Nu debout signed with monogram (upper left) pencil on paper 10 5/8 x 8 ¼ in. (26.9 x 21 cm.) Drawn in 1948
$19,002,500
Thérèse sur une banquette, 1908-2001
Sold on May 13, 2019
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Painting
oil on board
72.7 x 91.9 cm
Realized Price
$19,002,500
Auction Sale
May 13, 2019
Christie's
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Balthus (1908-2001) Thérèse sur une banquette signed and dated 'Balthus 1939' (lower left) oil on board 28 5/8 x 36 ¼ in. (72.7 x 91.9 cm.) Painted in 1939
Thérèse sur une banquette, 1908-2001
oil on board
May 13, 2019
Christie's
$19,002,500
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Painting
72.7 x 91.9 cm
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May 13, 2019
Christie's
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$19,002,500
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Balthus (1908-2001) Thérèse sur une banquette signed and dated 'Balthus 1939' (lower left) oil on board 28 5/8 x 36 ¼ in. (72.7 x 91.9 cm.) Painted in 1939
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Tête de Katia, 1973
Sold on Mar 28, 2019
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper
29.7 x 26.8 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
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Tête de Katia, 1973
pencil on paper
Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
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29.7 x 26.8 cm
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Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
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Nu couché
Sold on Mar 28, 2019
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper
40.0 x 29.9 cm
Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
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Nu couché
pencil on paper
Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
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40.0 x 29.9 cm
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Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
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Nu couché, 1908-2001
Sold on Mar 28, 2019
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper
29.9 x 40 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
Description
Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski de Rola, dit, 1908-2001) _Nu couché_ signé 'Balthus' (en bas à gauche) graphite sur papier 29.9 x 40 cm. Exécuté à Rome signed 'Balthus' (lower left) pencil on paper 11 ¾ x 15 ¾ in. Executed in Rome
Nu couché, 1908-2001
pencil on paper
Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
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Work on Paper
29.9 x 40 cm
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Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
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Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski de Rola, dit, 1908-2001) _Nu couché_ signé 'Balthus' (en bas à gauche) graphite sur papier 29.9 x 40 cm. Exécuté à Rome signed 'Balthus' (lower left) pencil on paper 11 ¾ x 15 ¾ in. Executed in Rome
Price not available
Tête de Katia, 1908-2001
Sold on Mar 28, 2019
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Artwork Info
Work on Paper
pencil on paper
26.8 x 29.7 cm
Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
Description
Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski de Rola dit, 1908-2001) _Tête de Katia_ monogrammé 'Bs.' (en bas à droite) et inscrit 'Katia' (en bas à gauche) graphite sur papier 26.8 x 29.7 cm. Exécuté en 1973 signed with the monogram 'Bs.' (lower right) and inscribed 'Katia' (lower left) pencil on paper 10 ¼ x 11 3/8 in. Executed in 1973
Tête de Katia, 1908-2001
pencil on paper
Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
Price not available
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Work on Paper
26.8 x 29.7 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 28, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
Price not available
Description
Balthus (Balthasar Klossowski de Rola dit, 1908-2001) _Tête de Katia_ monogrammé 'Bs.' (en bas à droite) et inscrit 'Katia' (en bas à gauche) graphite sur papier 26.8 x 29.7 cm. Exécuté en 1973 signed with the monogram 'Bs.' (lower right) and inscribed 'Katia' (lower left) pencil on paper 10 ¼ x 11 3/8 in. Executed in 1973
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