cariatide amedeo modigliani
Pfannstiel Lanthemann Ceroni J. Modigliani Parisot Patani Restellini Wayne
NO Nº 515 Nº 38 YES ? Nº 42 YES ?
Date 1913
Title Le Bust Rouge - the red bust - red caryatid - egyptian bust
Materials Oil on canvas
Size 81.2 x 53.3 cm (Ceroni 81 x 40 - Patani 81 x 40)
Signature: Unsigned?
Actual Location Mme. Lilly Safra Coll. London?
Provenance
  • Léopold Zborowski, Paris
    Jonas Netter, Paris and thence by descent
    Sale: Christie's, London (20 June, 2006) - Sale 7243 - Lot 132
    ESTIMATE $ 1,843,000 - $2,764,500 usd - Lot Sold: $ 6,413,640 USD

  • Mme. Lilly Safra Coll. London

Bibliography
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    Modigliani Jeanne, Modigliani: Man and Myth, Orion Press, New York, 1958, pl. 24 (titled: the egyptian bust and dated 1909)
    Ceroni, I dipinti di Modigliani, Milan, 1970, p. 89, nº 38 (with incorrrect mesurements).
    Lanthemann, Modigliani, catalogue raisonné: sa vie, son oeuvre, son art, G. Condal, Barcelona, 1970 - nº 515
    Castieau Barrielle, La vie et l'oeuvre de Amedeo Modigliani, Paris, 1987 p. 65
    Patani, Amedeo Modigliani. Catalogo generale. Dipinti, Milan, 1991, nº 42 (with incorrect measurements). 
    Krystof, Amedeo Modigliani: The Poetry of Seeing, Taschen Cologne, 2000, p. 36
    Decrooq-Restellini, L'Ange au visage grave, Musée du Luxembourg, Paris, 2002, p. 26, pl. 27
    Soto Caba, Modigliani, the timeless face, Libsa, 2007
    In process



Exhibitions
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  • Chiba, Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Modigliani et son époque Paris 1910-20, 1997, nº 1
    Osaka, Kintetsu Museum of Art, Modigliani et son époque Paris 1910-20, 1997, nº 1
    Yamagata, Yamagata Museum of Art, Modigliani et son époque Paris 1910-20, 1997, nº 1
    Niigata, Niigata Museum of Art, Modigliani et son époque Paris 1910-20, 1997, nº 1
    Miyazaki, Miyazaki Museum of Art, Modigliani et son époque Paris 1910-20, 1997, nº 1
    Kitakuyushu, Municipal Museum of Kitakyushu, Modigliani et son époque Paris 1910-20, 1997-98, nº 1
    Tokyo, Daîmaru, Modigliani et son époque Paris 1910-20, 1998, nº 1
    New York, The Jewish Museum, Modigliani: Beyond the myth, 2004 (illustrated p. 104, pl. 19, with incorrect measurements);
    Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario, Modigliani: Beyond the myth, 2004 (illustrated p. 104, pl. 19, with incorrect measurements);
    Washington DC, The Phillips Collection, Modigliani: Beyond the myth, 2004 (illustrated p. 104, pl. 19, with incorrect measurements);
     
    In process

Other

before and after cleaning the red bust

 
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