• Impressionist Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 2218

    Impressionist Modern Works on Paper

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 129

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)

    Le concert mexicain

    Price Realised  

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
    Le concert mexicain
    signed and dedicated 'Raoul Dufy à son Excellence Ilhawiy Hussein Pacha' (lower center)
    gouache and watercolor on paper
    19¾ x 26 in. (50.2 x 66 cm.)
    Painted in 1951


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    Fanny Guillon-Laffaille has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Ilhawiy Hussein Pacha (gift from the artist).
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 30 March 1988, lot 396.
    Anon. (acquired at the above sale); sale, Sotheby's, New York, 4 May 2006, lot 433.
    Anon. (acquired at the above sale); sale, Christie's, London, 19 June 2007, lot 249.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.