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Louis Kronberg (American, 1872-1965) Dancer in White- Mlle. Cébron, Opera House, Paris

Auction:
2560B
Lot:
548
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2560B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 09, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Louis Kronberg (American, 1872-1965)

Dancer in White- Mlle. Cébron, Opera House, Paris
Signed "KRONBERG" l.l., with a second partial or pentimento signature and
with a Star of David l.r., inscribed and dated "..June 1924/..." and identified on several labels affixed to the frame backing.
Pastel on canvas, 24 x 18 1/2 in. (61.0 x 47.0 cm), framed under glass.
Condition: Minor wear to the tacking edge.

Provenance: Gift to Miss May McLaughlin from Louis Kronberg, April 1957, then by family descent.

N.B. Mauricette Cébron was a dancer in the Paris Opera Ballet who became one of the most famous teachers in the Paris Opera school. She also studied with Isadora Duncan.


Estimate $1,000-1,500

Label from Lucien Lefebvre-Foinet, Paris, on the frame backing.

Keywords

Louis Kronberg, Paris, May McLaughlin, Opera Ballet, Paris Opera, Paris Opera Ballet, Isadora Duncan, Lucien Lefebvre-Foinet, Frankfurt, Kronberg im Taunus

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