12 September 2007
Property from the Descendants of James Johnson Sweeney
Jules Pascin (1885-1930)
Personnages sous les palmiers
signed 'Pascin' (lower right)
watercolor over black Conté crayon on paper
4¾ x 7½ in. (12.1 x 19.1 cm.)
Laura Harden Sweeney, Paris (acquired from the artist, circa 1920s).
By descent from the above to the present owners.
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Abel and Gerard Rambert have confirmed the authenticity of this watercolor and will include it in their forthcoming supplement to the Pascin catalogue raisonné.
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