13 May 2016
Kees van Dongen (1877-1968)
signed 'van Dongen' (lower right)
oil on canvas
21 ¾ x 13 in. (55 x 33.1 cm.)
Painted circa 1920
Rafael A. Crespo, Buenos Aires (by 1936).
Acquired from the family of the above by the present owner.
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Buenos Aires, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Pintura moderna, Colección Rafael A. Crespo, August-September 1936, no. 34.
Jacques Chalom des Cordes will include this work in his forthcoming Van Dongen catalogue critique being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.
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