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    Sale 12070

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1108

    Jean Dufy (1888-1964)

    La Côte d'Azur près de Villefranche-sur-Mer

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    Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
    La Côte d'Azur près de Villefranche-sur-Mer
    signed and dated 'Jean Dufy 1926' (lower right)
    gouache and watercolor on paper
    22 ¼ x 18 ¾ in. (56.5 x 47.6 cm.)
    Painted in 1926


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    Jacques Bailly will include this work in the forthcoming third volume of his Jean Dufy catalogue raisonné.

    Provenance

    Private collection, France (circa 1980).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 2010.


    Exhibited

    St. Petersburg, Florida, Museum of Fine Arts, Monet to Matisse, On the French Coast, February–May 2015, pp. 24 and 69, no. 9 (illustrated in color).