24 June 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTOR
André Dunoyer de Segonzac (1884-1974)
signed 'A. Dunoyer de Segonzac' (centre right)
gouache, watercolour, wash, pen and ink and pencil on paper
23 x 31 in. (59 x 79.5 cm.)
Executed in 1973
Galerie Paul Vallotton, Lausanne (no. 10968).
Acquired from the above by the parents of the present owners in September 1974, and thence by descent.
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This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Mme de Varine, dated Le 20 Avril 2004. This work is numbered 6803 in the artist's archives.
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