Lot 3341* - A193 Swiss Art - Friday, 03. July 2020, 02.00 PM

LOUIS SOUTTER

(Morges 1871–1942 Ballaigues)
Hôtes de roulotte. 1937–42.
India ink on paper (Finger painting).
Inscribed above: Hôtes de Roulotte.
65 × 50 cm.

Provenance:
- Collection of M. Tjader Harris, Vikingborg, Connecticut, USA.
- Galerie Alice Pauli, Lausanne, 1967 (label verso).
- Swiss private collection.
- Galerie Karsten Greve, St. Moritz (label verso).
- Swiss private collection, acquired at the above gallery

Exhibited:
- Lausanne 1967/68, Louis Soutter, 40 dessins et peintures, Galerie Alice Pauli, 23.11.1967–13.1.1968, Cat.-No. 31, (ill.).
- Neuchâtel 1969, Louis Soutter, 30 dessins et peintures, Centre de Culture, 1.–31.5.1969, (ill.).
- Basel 2002/3, Louis Soutter et les modernes, Kunstmuseum Basel, 28.9.2002–5.1.2003 (label verso).
- Paris 2012, Louis Soutter. Le tremblement de la modernité, La Maison Rouge, 21.6.– 23.9.2012 (label verso).

Literature:
- Marguerite Tjader Harris: Louis Soutter, in: Gazette de Lausanne, 25.–26.11.1967.
- Barbara M. Arnest: These Eyes, in: Colorado College Magazine, Colorado Springs, Sommer 1972.
- Michael Thévoz: Louis Soutter. Catalogue de l'œuvre, Zürich 1976, vol. II, p. 337, No. 2682 (ill. vol. I, p. 120, No. 53).

CHF 140 000 / 180 000

€ 122 810 / 157 890

Sold for CHF 171 100 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.