Sotheby's Impressionist, Modern & Surrealist Art Evening Sale 2/4/20 LONDON SALE NUMBER: L 20002

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Sotheby's Impressionist, Modern & Surrealist Art Evening Sale
2/4/20 LONDON
SALE NUMBER: L20002 LOTS : 33
Pissarro's Pointilliste Tour de Force Opens London Sale Season

PAINTINGS BY PISSARRO AND SIGNAC
RESTITUTED TO THE HEIRS OF GASTON LÉVY

Sotheby’s Impressionist, Modern & Surrealist Art Evening Sale is led by a magnificent trio of Neo-Impressionist paintings by Camille Pissarro and Paul Signac. Restituted to the heirs of notable patron and art collector Gaston Lévy these masterpieces demonstrate a radical new direction in the manipulation of light and colour. Further highlights of the sale include two remarkable still-life paintings by Fernand Léger, an excellent gouache by Der Blaue Reiter artist Franz Marc and a dynamic work Le cycliste by Jean Metzinger. These works are joined by sculptures by Julio González and Alberto Giacometti.