MacDougall Auctions 29-30 November 2007

29 Nov 2007

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


A Trompe-l'oeil Painting with a Botticelli

* 78. LEMPICKA, TAMARA de 1898-1980

A Trompe-l'oeil Painting with a Botticelli signed and dated 1946.

Oil on panel, 41 by 33 cm.
50,000-80,000 Pounds


Provenance: Bought by the present owner from the Collection of Douglas and Vibeke Bergeron.


Exhibited: Tamara de Lempicka Exhibition, curated by Alain Blondel, Japan 1997.


Literature: Alain Blondel, Lempicka, catalogue raisonne 1921-1979, Acatos, Switzerland, 1999, p. 322, illustrated. Catalogue of the Tamara de Lempicka Exhibition, curated by Alain Blondel, Japan, 1997, illustration no 60, p. 106.


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