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    Sale 5394

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    10 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 17

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)

    Portrait de Mme Raoul Dufy

    Price Realised  

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
    Portrait de Mme Raoul Dufy
    signed 'Raoul Dufy' (lower right)
    brush, black ink and gouache on paper
    25½ x 20in. (64.8 x 51cm.)
    Executed circa 1916


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    Sold with a photo-certificate from Mrs. Fanny Guillon-Laffaille, dated Paris, le 24 janvier 2001, and is registered under no.A01-1309.

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    Provenance

    Private collection, Geneva


    Literature

    F. Guillon-Laffaille, Dufy catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels, Vol. II, Paris, 1981-1982, no.1750 (illustrated p.250).


    Exhibited

    Geneva, Galerie Motte, Raoul Dufy, March 1961, no.7