New York, East
8 May 2001
Bernard Buffet (1928-1999)
La Moulin de la Galette
signed and dated 'Bernard Buffet 65' (upper left)
watercolor, pen and India ink and pencil on paper
25½ x 19½ in. (64.9 x 49.6 cm.)
Executed in 1965
David et Garnier, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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Maurice Garnier has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
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