Jean Metzinger

French, 1883–1956

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An important figure in Cubism, Jean Metzinger participated in the first exhibition of Cubist works at the Salon des Indépendents in 1911, alongside Albert Gleizes, Fernand Léger, and Robert Delaunay. A few years earlier, Guillaume Apollinaire had …

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Hiver, 1921
Sold on Apr 30, 2021
US$138,600
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Oil on canvas
61.0 x 81.6 cm
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US$138,600
Auction Sale
Apr 30, 2021
Sotheby's
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Signed JMetzinger (lower left) Oil on canvas 32 ⅛ by 24 in. (81.6 by 61 cm) Framed: 41 by 32 ¾ in. (104 by 83.2 cm) Painted in 1921.
Hiver, 1921
Oil on canvas
Apr 30, 2021
Sotheby's
US$138,600
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Painting
61.0 x 81.6 cm
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Apr 30, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
US$138,600
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Signed JMetzinger (lower left) Oil on canvas 32 ⅛ by 24 in. (81.6 by 61 cm) Framed: 41 by 32 ¾ in. (104 by 83.2 cm) Painted in 1921.
Le village derrière les arbres, 1947
Sold on Mar 25, 2021
£52,750
US$72,209
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Painting
oil on canvas
46.2 x 38.3 cm
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£52,750
Auction Sale
Mar 25, 2021
Bonhams
Description
signed 'Metzinger' (lower left) oil on canvas 38.3 x 46.2cm (15 1/16 x 18 3/16in). Painted circa 1947
Le village derrière les arbres, 1947
oil on canvas
Mar 25, 2021
Bonhams
£52,750
US$72,209
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46.2 x 38.3 cm
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Mar 25, 2021
Bonhams
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£52,750
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signed 'Metzinger' (lower left) oil on canvas 38.3 x 46.2cm (15 1/16 x 18 3/16in). Painted circa 1947
Bretagne, bord de mer, 1906
Sold on Mar 19, 2021
£151,200
US$210,518
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Painting
oil on canvas
66.99 x 50.8 cm
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£151,200
Auction Sale
Mar 19, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Property from a Private European Collection signed J. Metzinger (lower right) oil on canvas 50.8 by 67cm., 20 by 26⅜in. Painted in 1906. Madame Bozena Nikiel has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Bretagne, bord de mer, 1906
oil on canvas
Mar 19, 2021
Sotheby's
£151,200
US$210,518
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66.99 x 50.8 cm
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Mar 19, 2021
Sotheby's
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£151,200
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Property from a Private European Collection signed J. Metzinger (lower right) oil on canvas 50.8 by 67cm., 20 by 26⅜in. Painted in 1906. Madame Bozena Nikiel has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Femme nue
Sold on Dec 12, 2020
€6,500
US$7,873
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Work on Paper
Pencil on paper
31.1 x 42.5 cm
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€6,500
Auction Sale
Dec 12, 2020
Farsettiarte
Description
Pencil on paper cm. 42.5x31.1 Signed lower right: J. Metzinger.
Femme nue
Pencil on paper
Dec 12, 2020
Farsettiarte
€6,500
US$7,873
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Work on Paper
31.1 x 42.5 cm
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Dec 12, 2020
Farsettiarte
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€6,500
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Pencil on paper cm. 42.5x31.1 Signed lower right: J. Metzinger.
Le Village sur la route, 1922
Sold on Nov 10, 2020
US$63,000
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Painting
Oil on canvas
61.0 x 46.0 cm
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US$63,000
Auction Sale
Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
Signed Metzinger (lower center) Oil on canvas 18 1/8 by 24 in. (46 by 61 cm) Framed: 24 3/4 by 30 1/2 in. (62.9 by 77.5 cm) Painted circa 1922. This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by Bozena Nikiel.
Le Village sur la route, 1922
Oil on canvas
Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
US$63,000
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Painting
61.0 x 46.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
US$63,000
Description
Signed Metzinger (lower center) Oil on canvas 18 1/8 by 24 in. (46 by 61 cm) Framed: 24 3/4 by 30 1/2 in. (62.9 by 77.5 cm) Painted circa 1922. This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by Bozena Nikiel.
JOUEUSES DE CARTES, 1947
Sold on Jul 20, 2020
£495,000
US$622,251
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Painting
oil on canvas
81.3 x 116.0 cm
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£495,000
Auction Sale
Jul 20, 2020
Sotheby's
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JOUEUSES DE CARTES, 1947
oil on canvas
Jul 20, 2020
Sotheby's
£495,000
US$622,251
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81.3 x 116.0 cm
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Jul 20, 2020
Sotheby's
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£495,000
Le Cirque, 1945
Sold on Jul 7, 2020
US$37,575
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Painting
oil on canvas
81.0 x 60.0 cm
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US$37,575
Auction Sale
Jul 7, 2020
Bonhams
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Le Cirque, 1945
oil on canvas
Jul 7, 2020
Bonhams
US$37,575
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81.0 x 60.0 cm
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Jul 7, 2020
Bonhams
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US$37,575
LE CAPITAINE CLOVIS DUFOUR
Sold on Jun 23, 2020
CHF27,500
US$29,041
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Painting
Oil on canvas
60.0 x 81.0 cm
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CHF27,500
Auction Sale
Jun 23, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
LE CAPITAINE CLOVIS DUFOUR
Oil on canvas
Jun 23, 2020
Sotheby's
CHF27,500
US$29,041
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60.0 x 81.0 cm
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Jun 23, 2020
Sotheby's
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CHF27,500
Sortie de bain, 1883-1956
Sold on Feb 6, 2020
£11,875
US$15,414
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Work on Paper
watercolour on paper
23.3 x 14.8 cm
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£11,875
Auction Sale
Feb 6, 2020
Christie's
Description
Jean Metzinger (1883-1956) Sortie de bain signed 'Metzinger' (lower right) watercolour on paper 9 ¼ x 5 7/8 in. (23.3 x 14.8 cm.) Executed _circa _1927
Sortie de bain, 1883-1956
watercolour on paper
Feb 6, 2020
Christie's
£11,875
US$15,414
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Work on Paper
23.3 x 14.8 cm
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Feb 6, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
£11,875
Description
Jean Metzinger (1883-1956) Sortie de bain signed 'Metzinger' (lower right) watercolour on paper 9 ¼ x 5 7/8 in. (23.3 x 14.8 cm.) Executed _circa _1927
LE CYCLISTE, 1912
Sold on Feb 4, 2020
£3,015,000
US$3,918,612
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Painting
oil and sand on canvas
81.0 x 100.0 cm
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£3,015,000
Auction Sale
Feb 4, 2020
Sotheby's
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LE CYCLISTE, 1912
oil and sand on canvas
Feb 4, 2020
Sotheby's
£3,015,000
US$3,918,612
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81.0 x 100.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 4, 2020
Sotheby's
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£3,015,000