5 May 2010,
Price realised USD 47,500
USD 40,000 - USD 60,000
Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
Scène de port
signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right); signed again, dated and inscribed 'Jean Dufy 27 Je certifies que le tableau est de moi' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
19 7/8 x 24 1/8 in. (50.5 x 61.3 cm.)
Painted in 1927
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