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    Sale 1996

    Impressionist And Modern Works On Paper

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 154

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)

    Corrida à Tolède

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
    Corrida à Tolède
    signed 'Raoul Dufy' (lower center)
    gouache and watercolor on paper
    19¾ x 25¾ in. (50.2 x 65.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1949


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the late owner, circa 1950s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Evelyn Marshall, Winnetka, Illinois


    Literature

    T. Bonney, "Raoul Dufy rendu à la peinture," Rapports France-Etats Unis, October 1950, p. 4 (illustrated).
    "Raoul Dufy," L'Amour de l'Art, 1953, p. 33 (illustrated).
    F. Guillon-Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels, Paris, 1982, vol. II, p. 236, no. 1716 (illustrated).