9 November 2006
Kees van Dongen (1887-1968)
Champ de maïs
signed 'van Dongen' (lower right); signed again and dated 'Kees van Dongen-05-' (on the stretcher).
oil on canvas
18 3/8 x 21¾ in. (46.7 x 55.2 cm.)
Painted in 1905
Wally Findlay Galleries, Chicago (by 1972).
(possibly) Acquired from the above by the late owner.
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Jacques Chalom des Cordes will include this painting in his forthcoming Van Dongen catalogue raisonné currently being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.
Property from the Estate of Muriel Lauren
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