Balthus

French, 1908–2001

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Balthus

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French, 1908–2001

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€351,300
Léna aux bras croisés, 1954
Sold on Mar 18, 2021
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Painting
oil on canvas
65.2 x 100.3 cm
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Realized Price
€351,300
Auction Sale
Mar 18, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Property from a Private Swiss Collection signé et daté 54 (au dos) huile sur toile 100,3 x 65,2 cm; 39½ x 25⅝ in. Peint en 1954.
Léna aux bras croisés, 1954
oil on canvas
Mar 18, 2021
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€351,300
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Painting
65.2 x 100.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 18, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
€351,300
Description
Property from a Private Swiss Collection signé et daté 54 (au dos) huile sur toile 100,3 x 65,2 cm; 39½ x 25⅝ in. Peint en 1954.
€8,190
Portrait de Frédérique, 1954
Sold on Mar 18, 2021
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Work on Paper
watercolour on paper
21.2 x 28.0 cm
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€8,190
Auction Sale
Mar 18, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Property from a Private French Collection signé du monogramme de l'artiste Bs (en bas à droite) aquarelle sur papier 28 x 21,2 cm; 11 x 8⅜ in. Exécuté en 1954. L'authenticité de cette œuvre a été confirmée par Setsuko Klossowska de Rola.
Portrait de Frédérique, 1954
watercolour on paper
Mar 18, 2021
Sotheby's
€8,190
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Work on Paper
21.2 x 28.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 18, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
€8,190
Description
Property from a Private French Collection signé du monogramme de l'artiste Bs (en bas à droite) aquarelle sur papier 28 x 21,2 cm; 11 x 8⅜ in. Exécuté en 1954. L'authenticité de cette œuvre a été confirmée par Setsuko Klossowska de Rola.
€21,420
Tree study, 1943
Sold on Mar 16, 2021
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper
24.2 x 33.0 cm
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Realized Price
€21,420
Auction Sale
Mar 16, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
crayon sur papier Exécuté en 1943. 33 x 24,2 cm; 13 x 9½ in.
Tree study, 1943
pencil on paper
Mar 16, 2021
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€21,420
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Work on Paper
24.2 x 33.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 16, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
€21,420
Description
crayon sur papier Exécuté en 1943. 33 x 24,2 cm; 13 x 9½ in.
€9,100
Portrait of Frédérique, 1954
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Work on Paper
Pencil on paper
20.0 x 17.5 cm
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Realized Price
€9,100
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
Artcurial
Description
Pencil on paper Signed with the monogram lower right "Bs." h: 17.50 w: 20 cm
Portrait of Frédérique, 1954
Pencil on paper
Dec 8, 2020
Artcurial
€9,100
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Work on Paper
20.0 x 17.5 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
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€9,100
Description
Pencil on paper Signed with the monogram lower right "Bs." h: 17.50 w: 20 cm
€5,850
Study for "Paysage aux boeufs", 1941
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Work on Paper
Pencil on paper
35.0 x 24.9 cm
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Realized Price
€5,850
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
Artcurial
Description
Pencil on paper Signed, dated and located lower left "Champrovent 41 / Balthus" h: 24.90 w: 35 cm
Study for "Paysage aux boeufs", 1941
Pencil on paper
Dec 8, 2020
Artcurial
€5,850
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Work on Paper
35.0 x 24.9 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
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€5,850
Description
Pencil on paper Signed, dated and located lower left "Champrovent 41 / Balthus" h: 24.90 w: 35 cm
€9,750
Two nude studies, 1950
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Work on Paper
Pencil on paper
45.0 x 29.7 cm
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Realized Price
€9,750
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
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Description
Pencil on paper Signed and dated lower left "Balthus 1950" h: 29.70 w: 45 cm
Two nude studies, 1950
Pencil on paper
Dec 8, 2020
Artcurial
€9,750
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Work on Paper
45.0 x 29.7 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
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€9,750
Description
Pencil on paper Signed and dated lower left "Balthus 1950" h: 29.70 w: 45 cm
€14,300
Colette reading, 1954
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Work on Paper
Pencil on paper
29.9 x 23.2 cm
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Realized Price
€14,300
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
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Description
Pencil on paper Signed with the monogram on the top right "Bs" h: 23.20 w: 29.90 cm Pencil on paper; signed with the monogram upper right
Colette reading, 1954
Pencil on paper
Dec 8, 2020
Artcurial
€14,300
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Work on Paper
29.9 x 23.2 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
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€14,300
Description
Pencil on paper Signed with the monogram on the top right "Bs" h: 23.20 w: 29.90 cm Pencil on paper; signed with the monogram upper right
€16,900
Nude, 1953
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Work on Paper
Pencil on paper, Pencil
45.0 x 29.5 cm
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Realized Price
€16,900
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
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Description
Pencil on paper On the back side: Landscape study - 1954 Pencil h: 29.50 w: 45 cm
Nude, 1953
Pencil on paper, Pencil
Dec 8, 2020
Artcurial
€16,900
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Work on Paper
45.0 x 29.5 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
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Realized Price
€16,900
Description
Pencil on paper On the back side: Landscape study - 1954 Pencil h: 29.50 w: 45 cm
€5,200
On the docks, 1936
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Work on Paper
India ink on paper
27.0 x 21.0 cm
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Realized Price
€5,200
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
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Description
India ink on paper Signed and dated lower right "Balthus.1936" h: 21 w: 27 cm
On the docks, 1936
India ink on paper
Dec 8, 2020
Artcurial
€5,200
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Work on Paper
27.0 x 21.0 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
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Realized Price
€5,200
Description
India ink on paper Signed and dated lower right "Balthus.1936" h: 21 w: 27 cm
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Jacket on a chair back, 1950
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
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Work on Paper
Pencil on paper
21.0 x 27.0 cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
Artcurial
Description
Pencil on paper Signed with the monogram lower left "Bs." On the back side: Profile head Pencil h: 27 w: 21 cm
Jacket on a chair back, 1950
Pencil on paper
Dec 8, 2020
Artcurial
Bought in
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Work on Paper
21.0 x 27.0 cm
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Dec 8, 2020
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Realized Price
Price not available
Description
Pencil on paper Signed with the monogram lower left "Bs." On the back side: Profile head Pencil h: 27 w: 21 cm
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