5 May 2004
Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
Bouquet de fleurs au coquillage
signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right)
gouache on paper laid down at the edges on board
23 7/8 x 18¼ in. (60.6 x 46.4 cm.)
Anon. sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 28 March 1969, lot 35.
Jacob Friedland, Boynton Beach, Florida; sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, 2 April 1981, lot 31.
Acquired at the above sale by the family of the present owner.
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