21 June 2012
Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
Place de la Concorde
signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower centre)
oil on canvas
19½ x 24 in. (49.5 x 61 cm.)
Painted circa 1952-1954
Galerie Abels, Cologne.
Dr. Walther Küchen, Cologne, by whom acquired from the above on 10 October 1955, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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J. Bailly, Jean Dufy, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre, vol. II, Paris, 2010, no. B1089 (illustrated p. 215).
Cologne, Galerie Abels, Jean Dufy, 1958, no. 10.
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