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    Sale 11794

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 325

    Jean Dufy (1888-1964)

    L'orchestre

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
    L'orchestre
    signed and dated 'Jean Dufy 29' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    15 x 18 1/8 in. (38.1 x 46 cm.)
    Painted in 1929


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    Provenance

    Bernard Lorenceau, Paris.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 8 October 1987, lot 151.
    Anonymous sale, Maître Kohn, Geneva, 13 June 1990, lot 83.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION


    Literature

    J. Bailly, Jean Dufy, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre, vol. I, Paris, 2002, no. B.540, p. 283 (illustrated).