4 June 2014
Still Life with Fruit and a Pot, signed.
Oil on canvas, 50 by 61 cm.
Provenance: Acquired by Jonas Netter, Paris, before 1946.
Jonas Netter was an art lover of limited means. He focused his attention on works by little-known young painters whose canvasses he purchased through the art dealer Leopold Zborowski. His collection included nearly hundred artworks by Soutine, over thirty by Modigliani, and others by Kisling and Kikoine.
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