1 December 2009
GEORGES ROUAULT (1871-1958)
aquarelle et crayon gras sur papier
30.5 x 19.5 cm. (12 x 7 7/8 in.)
Exécuté en 1912
Maurice Lefebvre-Foinet, Paris.
Puis par descendance au propriétaire actuel.
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B. Dorival et I. Rouault, Rouault, l'oeuvre peint, Monte-Carlo, 1988, vol. I, p. 193, no. 633 (illustré; mention des inscritpions 'Grotesque' et 'je suis un type dans le genre de Socrate', au revers de la feuille).
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