7 May 2014
Jules Pascin (1885-1930)
signed 'Pascin' (lower right)
oil on canvas
21 5/8 x 18 3/8 in. (55 x 46.5 cm.)
Painted in 1916
John Quinn, New York (acquired from the artist, June 1916); sale, American Art Association, New York, 9 February 1927, lot 494.
Kraushaar Galleries, New York.
Ralph M. Coe, Cleveland; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 14 January 1959, lot 49.
Private collection, New York; sale, Christie's, London, 28 June 1988, lot 179.
Acquired at the above sale by the family of the present owner.
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Catalogue of the John Quinn Collection of Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings and Sculpture, Huntington, 1926, p. 12.
J. Zilczer, The Noble Buyer, John Quinn, Patron of the Avant-Garde, Washington, D.C., 1978, pp. 174-175.
Rosemarie Napolitano and Tom Krohg have confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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Please note this work was painted in 1916.
Please note that Rosemarie Napolitano and Tom Krohg have confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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