Notable Sales - Modern Masters

Pablo Picasso
(1881-1973) 

Femme en bleu assise dans un fauteuil

Oil on canvas. 
45.5 x 35 inches (116 x 89 cm)

Dated: March 1949
Sold to: Private Collection, USA

Pierre-August Renoir
(1841-1919)

Jeunes Filles au Piano, 1892


Pastel drawing on paper. 
45.5 x 35 inches (116 x 89 cm)

Signed lower left.
Sold to: Private Collection, USA

Duncan (James Carrow) Grant (1885-1978)

Portrait of Virginia Woolf, circa 1911

Oil on millboard.  
22 x 16 inches (55.9 x 40.8 cm)

Signed and dated lower left, 'D Grant 1911'
Sold to: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Walter Richard Sickert, RA., P.R.B.A., N.E.A.C. (1860-1942)

Ennui, circa 1916

Oil on canvas.
18 x 15 inches (48 x 38 cm)

Signed and dated: To Asselin/1916
Sold to: Private Collection, USA

Vanessa Bell
(1879-1961)

Portrait of Roger Fry, 1912

Oil on panel.
11.5 x 9.25 inches (29.5 x 23.5 cm)

Sold to: The National Portrait Gallery, London

Edgar Degas
(1834-1917)

Petite danseuse de quatorze ans

Bronze with muslin skirt, silk hair ribbon & wooden base. French. Executed in wax circa 1879-1881 & cast in bronze in 1922. Height (exc. base) 38.5 inches (97.8 cm)

Sold to: Private Collection, USA  

Marc Chagall (1887-1985)

Paris, La Grande Roule, circa 1911/1912

Oil on canvas. 23.75 x 35 inches (60.5 x 89 cm)

Signed & dated lower right, 'Marc Chagall 1911-12'
Sold to: Private Collection, Japan

Ben Nicholson (1894-1982)

Collage with Spanish Postcard, 1933

Oil and pencil with collage of paper and printed fabrics on canvas 
in the artist's painted frame. 20 x 30 inches (50.8 x 76.3 cm) 

Signed and dated on the overlap, dedicated and dated on the stretcher
'for Herbert and Ludo Sept. 1933'.
Sold to: Aichi Prefectorial Museum

Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890)

Le Jardin aux Tournesols,
painted in Paris in 1887

Oil on canvas.
12.25 x 16.255 inches (31.5 x 41 cm)

Sold to: Private Collection, Japan

Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

Reclining Odalisque, Green Culotte,
Blue Belt, 1927

Oil and pencil with collage of paper and printed fabrics on canvas in the artist's painted frame. 20 x 30 inches (50.8 x 76.3 cm) 

Signed and dated on the overlap, dedicated and dated on the stretcher
'for Herbert and Ludo Sept. 1933'.
Sold to: Private Collection, USA

Eugene Boudin (1824-1898)

Les Laveuses au bord de la Touques

France. Oil on panel.  
9.375 x 13.75 inches (23.82 x 34.93cm)

Signed on lower right

Sold to: Private Collection, UK