9 November 2006
Georges Rouault (1871-1958)
Gens si savants
signed 'G. Rouault' (lower right)
gouache, brush and India ink on paper
5 7/8 x 10½ in. (15 x 26.7 cm.)
Painted in 1932
Ambroise Vollard, Paris.
Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 24 June 1986, lot 378.
Acquired by the present owner, circa 1988.
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New York, Wildenstein & Co., Inc., April 1952.
Please note the following literature reference for this work:
B. Dorival and I. Rouault, Rouault, l'oeuvre peint, Monaco, 1988, p. 51, no. 1346 (illustrated).
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