Lot 3035 - A199 Swiss Art - Friday, 03. December 2021, 02.00 PM

FÉLIX VALLOTTON

(Lausanne 1865–1925 Paris)
La Liseuse. 1922.
Oil on canvas.
Signed and dated lower left: F. VALLOTTON. 22.
81.5 × 100 cm.

Provenance:
- With Druet, Paris, no. 9914, 1922 acquired directly from the artist.
- Collection of Jacques André, 1923.
- Galerie Moos, Geneva, no. 818.
- Sale Galerie Moos, Geneva, 5.11.1949, Lot 133.
- Private collection, Zurich.
- Private collection, Geneva.
- Sale Villa Ulmberg, Zurich, 23.–24.10.1980, Lot 282.
- Sale Germann, Zurich, 20.5.1981, Lot 16.
- Sale Sotheby's, London, 27.6.1984, Lot 172.
- Probably Sabet collection, France.
- Sale Sotheby's, Zurich, 8.12.1994, Lot 111.
- Swiss private collection, acquired at the above auction.

Exhibited:
Zurich 1965, Félix Vallotton, Kunsthaus Zürich, 10.4.–30.5.1965, no. 252, as Jeune femme en robe orientale.

Literature:
Francis Jourdain: Félix Vallotton, Avec une étude d'Edmond Jaloux, Geneva 1953, fig. 80.

CHF 250 000 / 350 000

€ 233 640 / 327 100

Sold for CHF 522 800 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.