• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 7833

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 543

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)

    La rue pavoisée à la bannière américaine

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
    La rue pavoisée à la bannière américaine
    incised 'Raoul Dufy' (lower right)
    oil on board
    17½ x 21½ in. (44.5 x 54.6 cm.)
    Painted circa 1930


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    Provenance

    La Société des Artistes Décorateurs, Paris, a gift from the artist.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 10 December 1997, lot 176.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 11 November 1999, lot 421.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 4 May 2006, lot 462.
    Private collection, London, by whom acquired at the above sale, and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Literature

    M. Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. IV, Geneva, 1977, no. 1598 (illustrated p. 160).