13 May 2016
Paul Signac (1863-1935)
Audierne, bateaux à quai
signed 'P. Signac' (lower right) and dated and inscribed '27 Audierne' (lower left)
gouache, watercolor and black Conté crayon on paper laid down on paper
4 x 6 7/8 in. (10.2 x 17.5 cm.)
Executed in 1927
Moderne Galerie, Munich.
Private collection, New Jersey (acquired from the above, circa 1927); sale, Christie's, New York, 4 November 2009, lot 101.
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Marina Ferretti has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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