Lot: 512

'Baigneuse dans un paysage'

Jean Souverbie (Boulogne-Sur-Seine 1891 - 1981 Paris)
'Baigneuse dans un paysage' (also 'Nu allongé), 1925
Oil on canvas. 60.0 x 81.0 cm. Signed lower left: Souverbie and dated: 1925 (oil). Verso adhesive label of the Gallery Vavin-Raspail, Paris. Framed. The painting is a major work by Jean Souverbie from his best period, in which he was influenced by the art of the Cubists.

Well preserved.

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Hammer Price: 16,000 €

145C - Modern Art
27. June 2019 at 5:00 PM CEST


Expertise: According to friendly information of Frédéric Souverbie it is an authentic painting of his grandfather Jean Souverbie. It is registered in the artist's archive at Frédéric Souverbie. According to Frédéric Souverbie, there are two titles for the painting: 'Baigneuse dans un paysage' and 'Nu allongé'. Provenance: Galerie Vavin-Raspail, 28, Rue Vavin (Paris VI); Auction Gallery Georges Blache, Versailles, 15.06.1988, lot 50; since then private collection Munich. Literature: Catalog of the Gallery J. C. Chaudun, Paris, 1959 (with ill.); Auction catalog Gallery Georges Blache, Versailles, 15.6.1988, lot 50 (with ill.).