5 February 2008
Marie Laurencin (1883-1956)
Jeune fille au turban perlé rose
signed 'Marie Laurencin' (upper right)
watercolour, wash and pencil on paper
11¾ x 9 7/8 in. (30 x 25 cm.)
Anonymous sale, Hôtel des ventes, Nantes, 3 December 1996.
Anonymous sale, Hôtel des ventes, Montauban, 30 November 1997.
Galerie de la Présidence, Paris.
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D. Marchesseau, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre, vol. II, Peintures, Céramiques, Oeuvres sur papier, Japan, 1999, no. PP1025 (illustrated p. 540).
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