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    Sale 7601

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 300

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)

    Pêcheurs et baigneuses au bord de la mer

    Price Realised  

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
    Pêcheurs et baigneuses au bord de la mer
    signed 'Raoul Dufy' (lower left)
    gouache, watercolour and pen and India ink on paper
    23 x 18½ in. (58.4 x 47 cm.)
    Executed circa 1924


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    Provenance

    M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York.
    Andrew Crispo Gallery, Inc., New York.
    David Findlay Galleries, New York.
    Hammer Galleries, New York.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 17 May 1977, lot 147.


    Literature

    F. Guillon-Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels, vol. II, Paris, 1982, no. 1058 (illustrated p. 3).


    Exhibited

    New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., Modern Masters, 1974.