21 June 2012
Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
La Gare Saint-Lazare
signed with the artist's initials 'RD' (lower right)
watercolour and pencil on paper
12¾ x 9 in. (32.4 x 24.2 cm.)
Executed circa 1903
Anonymous sale, Hôtel Rameau, Versailles, 3 December 1967, lot 34.
Galerie Louis Carré & Co., Paris.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 1 April 1987, lot 356.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 26 February 1990, lot 38.
Private collection, by whom acquired at the above sale; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 5 November 2004, lot 116.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 6 May 2009, lot 227.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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F. Guillon-Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels, vol. I, Paris, 1981, no. 37, p. 14 (illustrated).
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