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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1103

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)

    Composition, naissance de Vénus et fontaine (recto); La Tonnelle (verso)

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    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
    Composition, naissance de Vénus et fontaine (recto); La Tonnelle (verso)
    gouache, watercolor and pen and black ink on paper (recto); pencil on paper (verso)
    Image size: 8 7/8 x 13 1/8 in. (22.7 x 33.2 cm.)
    Sheet size: 11 1/8 x 17 ¾ in. (28.2 x 45.1 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Galerie Louis Carré, Paris.
    Olga Carré, Paris (by descent from the above); Estate sale, Artcurial, Paris, 10 December 2002, lot 299.
    Peter Bartlow Gallery, Chicago.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, August 2003.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Literature

    F. Guillon-Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels, Paris, 1982, vol. II, p. 347, no. 2008 (illustrated).