8 February 2012
Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
Modèle de robe pour Paul Poiret
gouache and pen and India ink on paper
13¾ x 9¼ in. (35 x 23.6 cm.)
Executed in 1917
Galerie Fanny Guillon-Lafaille, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1998.
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Paris, Galerie Fanny Guillon-Laffaille, Dufy, Poiret, Modèles, 1917-1919, September - November 1998, p. 42 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to London, Neffe-Degandt.
This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Fanny Guillon-Laffaille and will be included in her forthcoming supplement to the Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels de Raoul Dufy currently in preparation.
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