5 February 2008,
Price realised GBP 46,100
GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000
Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)
signed and dated 'Foujita 1933' and signed again in Japanese (lower right)
watercolour and pen and ink on silk
10¼ x 5¾ in. (26 x 14.8 cm.)
Executed in 1933
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This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Sylvie Buisson.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Acquired by the grandfather of the present owner in Mexico in the late 1930s.
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