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    Sale 12294

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    24 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 160

    Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)

    La leçon de piano

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)
    La leçon de piano
    signed and dated 'Kees.27' (lower centre)
    black and red crayon on paper
    7 ¾ x 4 5/8 in. (19.8 x 11.9 cm.)
    Executed in 1927

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    To be included in the forthcoming Kees Van Dongen catalogue critique of paintings and drawings being prepared by Jacques Chalom Des Cordes under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.

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    Alexandre and Odile Loewy, Paris; their sale, Sotheby's, Paris, 24 March 2010, lot 21.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.

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