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    Sale 12070

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1098

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)

    Nice, le champ de courses

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    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
    Nice, le champ de courses
    signed, dated and inscribed 'Raoul Dufy janvier 27 nice' (lower right)
    gouache, watercolor and brush and black and blue inks on paper
    19 ¾ x 25 5/8 in. (53 x 62 cm.)
    Painted in January 1927


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Hôtel Rameau, Versailles, 18 March 1973, lot 72bis.
    Acquired by the present owner, 1974.


    Literature

    F. Guillon-Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels, Paris, 1981, vol. I, p. 326, no. 893 (illustrated with incorrect dimensions).


    Exhibited

    London and Johannesburg, Wildenstein & Co., Ltd., Raoul Dufy, October-November 1975, no. 41 (with incorrect dimensions).
    Tokyo, Wildenstein & Co., Raoul Dufy, April-May 1976, no. 18 (illustrated in color, pl. 18).