Lot 2061: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, lithograph
04 November 2016
Boonton, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864-1901), Cover for "Babylone d'Allemagne, 1894, Kleinmann stamp and pencil numbered 38, lower left, printed signature "T. Lautrec 94", 8.5"l x 10.5"w (sight), matted and framed under glass
Condition Report: Good, toning, probable faint mat burn, faint buckle to upper left corner of sheet, not examined out from glass
Notes: The Ludwig Charell Collection on Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec can be found in the permanent archives of the MoMA.
Provenance: Property from the Estate of a Texas Oil Heiress; The Collection of Ludwig Charell; Exhibited, The Arts Council of Great Britain, London; Exhibited, Museum of Modern Art, NY - This Texas Oil Heiress' and socialite garnered her cultivated collection of 20th century and antique decorative arts from both local and international sources. Her annual global sojourns and keen visual taste are evident in this diverse yet harmonious collection.