• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 7832

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 309

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)

    L'hippodrome d'Epsom

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
    L'hippodrome d'Epsom
    with the signature 'Raoul Dufy' (lower left)
    pen and India ink and pencil on paper
    19 7/8 x 25¾ in. (50.3 x 65.8 cm.)


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    This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Fanny Guillon-Laffaille. It will be included in her forthcoming supplement to the Catalogue raisonné des Aquarelles, Gouaches et Pastels de Raoul Dufy currently in preparation.

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    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.


    Provenance

    Acquired by the mother of the present owner before the 1970s and thence by descent.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTOR