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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 184

    Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)

    Femme ajustant les bas

    Price Realised  


    Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)
    Femme ajustant les bas
    signed 'van Dongen.' (lower right)
    brush and India ink and colored wax crayons on paper laid down on paper
    19¼ x 12½ in. (49.6 x 31.8 cm.)

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    Jacques Chalom des Cordes will include this painting in his forthcoming Kees Van Dongen catalogue raisonné being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.

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    Galerie Charpentier, Paris (by 1942).
    Galerie Hopkins-Thomas, Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1996.

    Pre-Lot Text



    Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Exposition van Dongen, Cinquante ans de peinture, 1942.