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    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1264

    Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)

    La robe jaune

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)
    La robe jaune
    signed 'van Dongen' (lower left); signed again, titled, dated and inscribed 'Van Dongen La Robe jaune 1925 5 Rue Juliette Lamber Paris XVII' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    21 ¾ x 12 7/8 in. (55 x 32.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1925


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

    Provenance

    Iris and Max Stern, Montreal (acquired from the artist); sale, Christie's, London, 10 December 1997, lot 182.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Alberta, The Edmonton Art Gallery, 1969-1971 (on extended loan).
    Tuscon, The University of Arizona Museum of Art and Kansas City, William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art and Mary Atkins Museum of Fine Arts, Cornelis Theodorus Marie van Dongen, February-March 1971, p. 180, no. 26 (illustrated in color, p. 83; titled Woman with Leaping Dog).