Marcel Vertes (1895-1961)
signed and dedicated 'A Charles Boyer trés amicalement Vertès' (along the lower edge) and signed again 'Vertes' (lower right)
gouache, watercolor and pen and India ink over pencil on paper
24¼ x 18 in. (61.5 x 46 cm.)
Charles Boyer, Scottsdale; Estate sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Los Angeles, 23 June 1980, lot 170.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
There is a related study in pen and black ink and pencil on the verso of the sheet.