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    Sale 5394

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    10 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 142

    Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)

    Les jardins, Monte Carlo

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)
    Les jardins, Monte Carlo
    signed and indistinctly inscribed 'Van Dongen' (lower left)
    pen, brown ink, watercolour and gouache on paper
    10½ x 13¾in. (26.5 x 35cm.)


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    This work will be included in the catalogue critique of Kees van Dongen being prepared by Mr. Jacques Chalom Des Cordes under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.

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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 4 July 1962, lot 1240


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE EDWARD AND MILLICENT CAREW-SHAW BEQUEST, TO BENEFIT MEDICAL RESEARCH AT THE HEBREW UNIVERSITY OF JERUSALEM