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    Sale 5535

    Art Impressionniste et Moderne

    2 December 2008, Paris

  • Lot 44

    KEES VAN DONGEN (1877-1968)

    Voiles sur le Nil à Assouan

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    KEES VAN DONGEN (1877-1968)
    Voiles sur le Nil à Assouan
    signé et situé 'van Dongen Asswan.' (en bas à gauche); signé des initiales et situé 'VD ASSWAN.' (sur le châssis)
    huile sur toile
    50.2 x 65.3 cm. (19¾ x 25¾ in.)
    Peint vers 1923


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    Provenance

    Acquis par la famille du propriétaire actuel, vers 1950.


    Pre-Lot Text

    COLLECTION D'UN GRAND AMATEUR EUROPEEN


    Post Lot Text

    'THE SAILS ON THE NILE AT ASSOUAN'; SIGNED AND LOCATED LOWER LEFT, SIGNED WITH INITIALS AND LOCATED ON THE STRETCHER; OIL ON CANVAS.