DescriptionAMEDEO MODIGLIANI (Italian, 1884-1920)
Portrait de Kisling (double-sided portrait), 1916
Ink and black and blue pencils on music paper
6-3/4 x 5-1/4 inches (17.1 x 13.3 cm)
Signed lower right
Mauro C. Falaschi, Udine, Italy
Mauricio Kuri Slim, Mexico City, Mexico
Private collection, Texas
Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, Venice, Italy, Modigliani in Venice, between Leghorn and Paris, 2005 (traveling to Castello di San Michele, Cagliari, Italy, 2005)
Hotel Belvedere San Leucio, Caserta, Italy, Modigliani: A Life, A Story, 2008
Scuderie Aldobrandini, Frascati, Italy, Modigliani: Images of a Life, 2008
Avvocatura dello Stato, Rome, Italy, Modigliani, Simone Thiroux: A Secret Love, 2009
Museo Fondazione Luciana Matalon, Milan, Italy, Modigliani: A Secret Story, 2009
Castello San Michele, Modigliani in Venice, between Leghorn and Paris, exhibition catalogue, Sassari, Italy, 2005
Modigliani Institut Archives Légales, Paris-Rome, Modigliani: A Life, A Story, exhibition catalogue, edition Carte Segrete, 2008
Modigliani Institut Archives Légales, Paris-Rome, Modigliani: Images of a Life, exhibition catalogue, edition Carte Segrete, 2008
Avvocatura dello Stato, Modigliani, Simone Thiroux: A Secret Love, exhibition catalogue, Rome, 2009, p. 80
Museo Fondazione Luciana Matalon, Modigliani: A Secret Story, exhibition catalogue, Milan, 2009
C. Parisot, Amedeo Modigliani: Catalogue Raisonné, Volume V, Florence, Italy, 2012, no. 195U/16, p. 220.
This lot is one of several designs from the Cahier de Musique which Modigliani made for the "Lyre et Palette" exhibition in Montparnasse, November 19-December 5, 1916 (published in Les Soirées de Paris, 1916). This group show also featured works by Moïse Kisling and Pablo Picasso.
Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000.
Light handling creases. Hinged to mat on the top and bottom edges with non-archival tape. Framed under glass. Framed Dimensions 15.25 X 13 Inches
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