7 November 2007
PROPERTY FROM A SOUTH AMERICAN COLLECTION
Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)
Portrait de femme
signed and dated 'van Dongen 1900' (lower left)
oil and watercolor on board
16¾ x 13 in. (42.5 x 33 cm.)
Painted in 1900
Galerie Rive Droite, Paris.
Schoneman Galleries, Inc., New York (acquired from the above).
Pedro Vallenilla, Caracas (acquired from the above, June 1961).
Acquired from the above by the present owners.
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