7 May 2009
Property from the Estate of Rose Shar
Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
Honfleur, le bassin du centre
signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right)
gouache on paper laid down on canvas
18 1/8 x 24 3/8 in. (46 x 61.9 cm.)
Painted circa 1955
Galerie Reine, New York.
Acquired by the late owner, circa 1969.
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J. Bailly, Jean Dufy, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre, Paris, 2002, vol. I, p. 126, no. J.66 (illustrated).
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