9 February 2006
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Georges Rouault (1871-1958)
signed and dated 'G. Rouault 1913' (upper right)
gouache and India ink on paper
12 x 7¾ in. (29.8 x 19.6 cm.)
Executed in 1913
Dr Maurice Girardin, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the mother of the present owner and thence by descent.
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P. Courthion, Rouault, London, 1962, no. 120 (illustrated p. 417).
B. Dorival & I. Rouault, Rouault. L'Oeuvre peint, Paris, 1988, no. 438 (illustrated p. 138).
For information regarding the distinguished provenance of this work, see the note to lot 574.
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