Jacques Weismann “Coquette Au Miroir” Oil on Board

Jacques Weismann (French, 1878-1962). Oil on board titled “Coquette Au Miroir,” depicting a seated nude woman fixing her hair in a hand mirror. Signed along the lower right. Further signed along the verso; additionally inscribed “Coquette (nu)” and with a partially illegible Paris address. Provenance: From the Estate of Horst Rechelbacher, Osceola, Wisconsin. Horst Rechelbacher, the founder of Aveda and Intelligent Nutrients, was a pioneer in the field of safe and eco-friendly cosmetics. The same curiosity that led him to explore ways to improve the beauty industry led him to travel the world, collecting rare and beautiful objects as he went. This sale features selections from that lifetime of eclectic and inspired collecting, including furniture by Carlo Bugatti, Gabriel Viardot, and Josef Hoffman; artworks by artists ranging from Old Masters to Salvador Dali to Arman; an impressive collection of Indian sculptures; and much more. Be sure to explore our timed-only online auction of other fascinating objects from this collection that will be posted in mid-August. Unframed; height: 25 1/4 in x width: 19 3/4 in. Framed; height: 30 3/4 in x width: 24 1/2 in.