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Auction Preview: Collection Arthur Brandt at Sotheby’s, Paris, Mar 24

Georges Braque: Oiseau (Bird). Sgned G Braque (towards lower right). Oand pencil on paper laid down on canvas. Size 64,9 cm; 18 1/4 x 25 1/2 in. Executed circa 1957-1958. Estimate: 120,000 — 180,000 EUR (US$ 149,812 - US$ 224,717)
(Courtesy: Sotheby's)

What: Collection Arthur Brandt

Where: Sotheby's, 76 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, 75008 Paris, France

When: 24 March, 02.30 PM CET

Public Review: 17 March, 11:00 AM - 07:00 PM; 18 March, 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM; 19 March, 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM; 20 March, 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM; 21 March, 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM; 22 March, 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM; 23 March, 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Top lots of the sale:

- Georges Braque: Oiseau (Bird). Sgned G Braque (towards lower right). Oand pencil on paper laid down on canvas. Size 64,9 cm; 18 1/4 x 25 1/2 in. Executed circa 1957-1958. Estimate: 120,000 — 180,000  EUR (US$ 149,812 - US$ 224,717)

- Paul Signac: Collioure (Étude). Oil on panel. Size 15,5 x 24,8 cm; 6 1/8 x 9 3/4 in. Painted in 1887. Estimate: 50,000 — 70,000 EUR (US$ 62,422 - US$ 87,390)

- Marc Chagall: "Ivan and Tsarevna on the Roof", Model Variant for an Amount for "Fire Bird". Signed Chagall (lower left). Ink and gouache on paper. Size 38,2 x 14,3 cm; 15 x 5 5/8 in. Executed in 1945-1949. Estimate:   40,000 — 60,000 EUR (US$ 49,937 - US$ 74,906)

- Pablo Picasso: Nu Standing (Now Standing). Signed Picasso (upper left) at a later date. Ink on paper. Size 17,2 x 10,9 cm; 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 in. Executed circa 1906. Estimate:   30,000 — 40,000 EUR (US$ 37,453 - US$ 49,937)

- Sanyu: Woman with Upper Arms. Signed and signed in Chinese. Ink and watercolour on paper. Size 48 x 30 cm; 18 7/8 x 11 13/16 in. Executed circa 1920-1930. Estimate:   20,000 — 30,000 EUR (US$ 24,969 - US$ 37,453)

- René Magritte: Project for the Needs of Life (Recto Verso). Signed Magritte (lower right), inscribed Project for the Necessity of Life and (upper left) and inscribed the consequence of dreams (lower left) - recto. Pen on paper. Size 17.3 x 17.4 cm; 6 7/8 x 6 7/8 in. Executed in the late 1940s. Estimate:   20,000 — 30,000 EUR (US$ 24,969 - US$ 37,453)

- Kurt Schwitters (1887 - 1948): Ohne Title (Untitled (Norway). Signed von Kurt Schwitters and dated 1937 (towards lower right) collage on paper. Size 13,8 x 19,5 cm; 5 3/8 x 7 5/8 in. Executed in 1937. Estimate:   20,000 — 30,000 EUR (US$ 24,969 - US$ 37,453)

- Alberto Giacometti (1901 - 1966): Bird. Signed Diego, numbered EA I/III and stamped with the mark Resines D'art R. Haligon resin. Size 46 x 154,4 x 2 cm; 18 1/8 x 60 3/4 x 6/8 in. Conceived circa 1937. Estimate:   20,000 — 30,000 EUR (US$ 24,969 - US$ 37,453

- Diego Giacometti (1902 - 1985): Ostrich. Stamped Diego and monogramed DG. Bronze and ostrich egg height: 49,3 cm; 19 3/8  in. Executed circa 1977. Estimate:   20,000 — 30,000 EUR (US$ 24,969 - US$ 37,453)

- Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880 - 1938): Two Bad End to the Moritzburger Pools (Two Bathers at the Moritzburger Ponds). Stamped, Nachlass, inscribed A Dre/Bf 17 and numbered K 3649 (on the reverse). Watercolour and pencil on paper. Size 35,1 x 45 cm; 13 3/4 x 17 3/4 in. Executed circa 1910. Estimate:   15,000 — 20,000 EUR (US$ 18,726 - US$ 24,969)

- Albert Marquet (1875 - 1947): The House of the Artist. Signed marquet (lower right). Oil on canvas laid down on cardboard. Size 16 x 22 cm; 6 1/4 x 8 5/8 in. Painted in 1923. Estimate: 15,000 — 20,000 EUR (US$ 18,726 - US$ 24,969)

- Max Ernst (1891 - 1976): Thunderstorm. Titled Orage and signed max ernst (on the artist's mount, cut and glued to the reverse of the panel, it was originally located on the lower part of the drawing). Oil on paper laid down on panel. Size 21,7 x 17,7 cm; 8 1/2 x 6 7/8 in. Executed circa 1959. Estimate:   10,000 — 15,000 EUR (US$ 12,484 - US$ 18,726)

- Louis Valtat (1869 - 1952): Orchestra. Monogramed L.V. (lower right). Oil on cardboard laid down on panel. Size 15 x 73,7 cm; 5 7/8 x 29 in. Painted circa 1920. Estimate:   8,000 — 12,000 EUR (US$ 9,987 - US$ 14,981)

- Man Ray (1890 - 1976): Foot in the Foot (Dadamade). Collage: signed Man Ray, stamped 30-3 and inscribed dadamade (on the leather sole) and printed with the title Le Pied Dans Le Pied (lower right) book: signed by Georges Hugnet and numbered 3 on the justification page. Collage: leather insoles mounted on paper. Collage, Size 23,8 x 15 cm; 9 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.; book: 25,1 x 17,8 cm; 9 7/8 x 7 in. Executed in 1957. Estimate:   7,000 — 10,000 EUR (US$ 8,739 - US$ 12,484)

- Marcel Duchamp (1887 - 1968): The Bride. Etching on hand-made paper. Plate: 26,5 x 12 cm; 10 3/8  x 4 3/4  in.; sheet: 32,7 x 25 cm; 12 5/8 x 9 7/8 in. Estimate:   6,000 — 8,000 EUR (US$ 7,491 - US$ 9,987)

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