• Impressionist Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 2218

    Impressionist Modern Works on Paper

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 127

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)

    Les Poissons

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
    Les Poissons
    signed and dedicated 'Raoul Dufy à Maurice Prax' (lower right)
    gouache and watercolor on paper
    18½ x 22½ in. (47 x 57.2 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 22 June 1955, lot 51.
    Mercury Gallery, London.
    Jackson and Anne Clark Martindell, Princeton (acquired from the above, September 1965).
    By descent from the above to the present owners.


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    Literature

    F. Guillon-Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels, Paris, 1982, vol. II, p. 152, no. 1480 (illustrated).