5 May 2010,
Price realised USD 40,000
USD 25,000 - USD 35,000
Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right)
gouache and watercolor on paper laid down on board
19¾ x 25 5/8 in. (50.2 x 63.5 cm.)
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