7 May 2008
Julio Gonzalez (1876-1942)
Trait à plume VIII
signed with initials and dated 'J.G. 30-4-39' (lower right)
pen and India ink and white chalk over pencil on buff paper
12 1/8 x 8¼ in. (30.8 x 21 cm.)
Drawn on 30 April 1939
Kleemann Galleries, New York (by 1956).
Anon. sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 18 May 1961, lot 10.
Acquired at the above sale by the late owner.
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New York, Kleemann Galleries, Julio Gonzalez, March-April 1956, no. 23 (illustrated).
Vivianne Grimminger has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.
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