9 February 2006
Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
Bouquet et fleurs à la tasse blanche
signed and dated 'Jean Dufy 1936' (lower right)
gouache and watercolour on paper
20.4 x 17.3 in. (51.8 x 44 cm.)
Executed in 1936
Galerie Berri-Raspail, Paris (no. 3791).
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This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Jacques Bailly and will be included in his forthcoming catalogue raisonné.
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