7 November 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 13,750
Estimate USD 14,000 - USD 18,000
Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
Paysage aux arbres et maisons
signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right)
watercolor and colored wax crayons on paper laid down at the edges on board
17¼ x 21¾ in. (43.8 x 55.2 cm.)
Painted circa 1940s
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Jacques Bailly will include this work in the forthcoming second volume of his Jean Dufy catalogue raisonné.
L. Barthe Gallery, Paris.
Blake Edwards and Julie Andrews, Los Angeles (acquired from the above, circa 1960s).
Elins Eagles-Smith Gallery, San Francisco.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2006.
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