Highlights

Paysage (Honfleur)

1952
Nicolas de Staël

Oil on canvas
Signed and dated lower left
60 x 73 cm

EXHIBITIONS:
New York, Knoedler Galleries, Nicolas de Staël, 6 – 18 March 1953
Houston, Museum of Fine Arts, 4 – 25 Nov. 1955; Kalamazoo, Institute of Fine Arts, 18 Dec. 1955 – 8 Jan. 1956; Lincoln, De Cordova Dana Museum, 22 Jan. – 1 March 1956; Washington D.C.,
The Phillips Gallery, 13 May – 4 June 1956; Fort Worth, Fort Worth Arts Center, 6 – 27 Aug. 1956; New York, Rockefeller Center, 1 – 7 Oct. 1956; Ithaca, Cornell University, 12 Oct. – 3 Nov. 1956; New York, Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, 9 Nov. – 2 Dec. 1956;
Nicolas de Staël, cat. n° 13 Cincinnati, Cincinnati Art Museum, Contemporary Arts Center, Ninth Exhibition of Recent Acquisitions from Local Collections, 18 Sept. – 12 Oct. 1958, cat. n° 78 Chicago, The Arts Club of Chicago, Da Silva, de Staël, Wols, 14 Apr. – 16 May 1959, cat n° 24 Washington D.C.,
The Phillips Collection, 9 June – 9 Sept. 1990; Cincinnati, Cincinnati Art
Museum, 16 Oct. – 31 Dec. 1990; Nicolas de Staël in America, cat. n° 23, ill. col

LITERATURE:
Cincinnati Collects, Knoedler & Co., New York, 1961
Jacques Dubourg, Françoise de Staël, Nicolas de Staël, Catalogue raisonné des peintures, éditions Le Temps, Paris 1968, n° 424, ill. p. 201, ill. f/p col. p. 239
Hilton Kramer, Nicolas de Staël in America, New York 1990, pp. 27 – 30, ill. p. 28
Françoise de Staël, Nicolas de Staël, Catalogue raisonné de l’œuvre peint, Ides et Calendes, Neuchâtel 1997, n° 567, ill. p. 405
Françoise de Staël, revised by Marie du Bouchet et Gustave de Staël, assisted by Murielle Zucchelli, Nicolas de Staël, Catalogue raisonné de l’œuvre peint, Editions Ides et Calendes, Lausanne 2021, n° 567, ill. col. p. 359