17 November 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 27,500
Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000
Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
La relève de la garde à Saint-James
signed and dedicated 'Raoul Dufy à Bignou' (lower left)
gouache, pen and black ink and pencil on paper
13 x 18 7/8 in. (33 x 48 cm.)
Executed in 1933
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Fanny Guillon-Laffaille will include this work in the forthcoming supplement to her Raoul Dufy catalogue raisonné.
Etienne Bignou, Paris (gift from the artist).
Acquired by the family of the late owner, circa 1955.
Please note the present lot was executed in 1933.
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