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Kupka Finds Inspiration in Ancient Greece and Other Sales

Result EUR657,200
Published on , by Philippe Dufour
Auction on 20 April 2024 - 14:00 (CEST) - 98, avenue Frédéric Mistral - 06130 Grasse

The Tanagra figurine painted by the Czech painter triumphed, which was followed at some distance by two other masters: Rosa Bonheur and Pablo Picasso.

Frantisek Kupka (1871-1957), Tanagra Dancer, canvas, signed and dedicated to "Ninie...  Kupka Finds Inspiration in Ancient Greece and Other Sales

Frantisek Kupka (1871-1957), Tanagra Dancer, canvas, signed and dedicated to "Ninie ...es 20 ans" towards the bottom right, on the back a handwritten label with the title of the work, 55 x 46 cm/21.65 x 18.11 in. Result: €657,200

Frantisek Kupka ’s painting Danseuse Tanagra , perfectly choreographed between figuration and geometry, tripled its high estimate, fetching €657,200. This spectacular work is dedicated by an inscription to "Ninie", Eugénie Straub,…
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