7 May 2008
Raoul Dufy (1877-1953)
Sous les arbres
signed 'Raoul Dufy' (lower right)
watercolor and pencil on paper
12¾ x 10 1/8 in. (32.4 x 25.7 cm.)
Executed circa 1913
Walter Pach, New York (acquired from the artist, 1914); sale, Parke- Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 6 January 1949, lot 6.
Anon. sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 4 February 1970, lot 10.
Anon. sale, Sotheby Parke-Bernet, Inc., New York, 31 May 1972, lot 59.
Charlotte B. McKim, Palm Beach (by 1979).
Acquired by the present owner, circa 1980s.
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F. Guillon-Laffaille, Raoul Dufy, Catalogue raisonné des aquarelles, gouaches et pastels, Paris, 1981, vol. I, p. 26, no. 72 (illustrated).
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