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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1025

    Jean Dufy (1888-1964)

    La fil-de-fériste à l'ombrelle

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    Estimate

    Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
    La fil-de-fériste à l'ombrelle
    signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right)
    gouache and watercolor on card
    22 7/8 x 17 ½ in. (58.1 x 44.3 cm.)
    Painted circa 1937-1939


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    Provenance

    Private collection, Paris (circa 1965).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    J. Bailly, Jean Dufy, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre, Paris, 2010, vol. II, p. 290, no. J. 1326 (illustrated in color).
    P. Jacob, Jean Dufy, Le Cirque en Majesté, Paris, 2012, p. 80 (illustrated in color).